Discovery certificate for object 2020xjx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86565 [ 2020TNSTR3166....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-18 20:40:36
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 2020xjx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20ackjhue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:00:04.184 (315.0174333) DEC = +19:35:22.57 (19.589604)
Discovery date: 2020-10-18 03:11:31.200 (JD=2459140.633)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-18 03:11:31.200
Flux: 18.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-16 04:46:34
Limiting flux: 20.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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