Discovery certificate for object 2020tnt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 82463 [ 2020TNSTR2835....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-09-17 20:26:36
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2020tnt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaeiols
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:40:41.785 (265.1741049) DEC = +27:26:31.92 (27.4422001)
Discovery date: 2020-09-17 03:53:16.800 (JD=2459109.662)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-09-17 03:53:16.800
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-09-16 06:10:05
Limiting flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: