Discovery certificate for object 2020vvz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85013 [ 2020TNSTR3090....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-12 07:48:22
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

M. Kendurkar, R. Chinchwadkar, C. Raguenaud, A. Chapman and F. José Calvo for GSNST Team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020vvz
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20cm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:55:12.063 (358.800262) DEC = +30:03:03.74 (30.051039)
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 07:45:17.568 (JD=2459134.82312)

Potential host galaxy: LEDA 1888176

Remarks: Visible in three epochs, on the rise.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 07:45:17.568
Flux: 19.83 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-04 02:33:04
Limiting flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: