Discovery certificate for object 2020rxu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80621 [ 2020TNSTR2591....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-24 20:21:30
Sender: Palomar Gattini-IR (Gattini_Bot)
Reporting Group: Gattini     Discovery Data Source: Gattini

K. De, M. Hankins on behalf of the Palomar Gattini-IR collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020rxu
Discoverer internal name: PGIR20enk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:03:46.561 (300.9440036) DEC = +13:35:14.15 (13.5872638)
Discovery date: 2020-08-16 09:36:00.000 (JD=2459077.9)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-16 09:36:00.000
Flux: 14.633 ABMag
Filter: J-Bessel
Instrument: Gattini-camera
Telescope: Palomar Gattini-IR

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-08-08 09:50:24
Limiting flux: 14.58 ABMag
Filter: J-Bessel
Instrument: Gattini-camera
Telescope: Palomar Gattini-IR


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020rxu