Discovery certificate for object 2020yzm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 88497 [ 2020TNSTR3369....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-06 23:46:08
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

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

IAU Designation: AT 2020yzm
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20cz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:39:35.752 (54.898968) DEC = -35:25:39.57 (-35.427659)
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 23:41:21.120 (JD=2459160.48705)

Potential host galaxy: 2XMM J033938.8-352509
Host redshift: 0.046

Remarks: Visible in several epochs, low z source on the rise.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 23:41:21.120
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: R-Cousins
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-01 05:33:02
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: R-Cousins
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: