Discovery certificate for object 2020abgu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 91237 [ 2020TNSTR3619....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-12-01 04:48:51
Sender: Dr. Michael Lundquist
Reporting Group: SAGUARO     Discovery Data Source: SAGUARO

Kerry Paterson (NU), Michael Lundquist (UA), Jillian Rastinejad (NU), Wen-fai Fong (NU), David Sand (UA) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020abgu
Discoverer internal name: SAGUARO20i
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:16:09.000 (214.0375) DEC = -06:22:43.50 (-6.37875)
Discovery date: 2020-01-28 13:16:27.840 (JD=2458877.0531)


Remarks: Single detection, a non-detection to the limit of 20.93 mag roughly three months after the event.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-28 13:16:27.840
Flux: 20.47 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Mount Lemmon 1.5m with the 10x10K imager.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-07 12:54:29
Limiting flux: 20.59 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Mount Lemmon 1.5m with the 10x10K imager.

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