Discovery certificate for object 2020aaxi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90716 [ 2020TNSTR3557....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-25 17:08:10
Sender: MIKE FORSLUND
Reporting Group: AHTS     Discovery Data Source: AHTS

M. Forslund, B. Forslund report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020aaxi
Discoverer internal name: AHTS-2020-003
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:55:20.970 (88.837375) DEC = +14:10:10.10 (14.169472)
Discovery date: 2020-11-25 08:39:24.000 (JD=2459178.8606944)


Remarks: Hostless transient at galactic latitude -5.6 deg, galactic longitude 193.9; possible CV.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-25 08:39:24.000
Flux: 14.9 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 3 frames taken with a 0.36-m f/2.2 astrograph + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-16 09:46:46
Limiting flux: 18.3 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 3 frames taken with a 0.36-m f/2.2 astrograph + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes.

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020aaxi