Discovery certificate for object 2020lru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72791 [ 2020TNSTR1685....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-04 20:54:40
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

I. Andreoni (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020lru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaouvjn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:19:30.749 (169.8781207) DEC = +15:24:40.07 (15.4111305)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 07:40:48.000 (JD=2458898.82)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 07:40:48.000
Flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-17 08:32:38
Limiting flux: 20.41 ABMag
Filter: i-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: