Discovery certificate for object 2020vyv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85129 [ 2020TNSTR3094....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-12 16:41:36
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: SN 2020vyv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acigusw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:50:25.379 (342.6057444) DEC = +08:50:41.91 (8.8449748)
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 04:42:14.400 (JD=2459134.696)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 04:42:14.400
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-09 06:07:12
Limiting flux: 20.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: