Discovery certificate for object 2020adg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59008 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 19:19:53
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

I. Andreoni and D. Goldstein (Caltech) on behalf of the DECam-GROWTH team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020adg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafujqk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:57:00.419 (269.2517442) DEC = +10:32:20.31 (10.5389756)
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 13:26:24.000 (JD=2458864.06)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 13:26:24.000
Flux: 18.49 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: