Discovery certificate for object 2020bpe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60835 [ 2020TNSTR.357....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-01 20:03:14
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 2020bpe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaliqmq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:25:34.838 (171.3951593) DEC = +54:23:14.59 (54.3873854)
Discovery date: 2020-02-01 08:20:23.000 (JD=2458880.8474884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-01 08:20:23.000
Flux: 20.4435 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-31 11:19:23
Limiting flux: 20.1422 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: