Discovery certificate for object 2020azi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60060 [ 2020TNSTR.267....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-26 18:36:10
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

R.Chinchwadkar, M.Kendurkar, C. Raguenaud, C. Feliciano and A. Chapman on behalf of GSNST report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020azi
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20ab
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:32:39.960 (188.1665) DEC = +60:47:32.19 (60.792275)
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 09:10:00.000 (JD=2458873.8819444)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J123239.96+634732.1

Remarks: Confirmed via follow up observations. Close to the nucleus. Visible to 4 epochs.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 09:10:00.000
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-24 09:10:00
Limiting flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: