Discovery certificate for object 2020bif
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60482 [ 2020TNSTR.316....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-29 17:03:11
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 2020bif
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aajrghc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:16:37.270 (154.1552931) DEC = -11:00:48.39 (-11.0134404)
Discovery date: 2020-01-05 11:40:50.000 (JD=2458853.9866898)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-05 11:40:50.000
Flux: 20.7044 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-05 10:07:40
Limiting flux: 20.4419 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: