Discovery certificate for object 2020cvm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62155 [ 2020TNSTR.556....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 03:01:06
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 2020cvm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aankbyb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:26:02.284 (186.509518) DEC = +33:34:07.81 (33.5688373)
Discovery date: 2020-02-15 08:36:40.000 (JD=2458894.8587963)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-15 08:36:40.000
Flux: 19.6084 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-12 11:50:38
Limiting flux: 19.9106 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: