Discovery certificate for object 2020bow
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60826 [ 2020TNSTR.357....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-01 19:02:13
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 2020bow
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaksytb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:17:49.831 (34.4576309) DEC = +32:23:17.91 (32.3883071)
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 02:29:54.000 (JD=2458875.6040972)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 02:29:54.000
Flux: 20.1097 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-26 03:40:27
Limiting flux: 20.1014 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: