Discovery certificate for object 2020bfp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60367 [ 2020TNSTR.302....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-28 15:03:12
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020bfp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahgudh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:49:25.908 (192.3579487) DEC = +26:46:37.90 (26.7771956)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 12:03:53.000 (JD=2458872.0026968)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 12:03:53.000
Flux: 20.138 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-23 11:26:09
Limiting flux: 20.4918 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: