Discovery certificate for object 2020aaqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90405 [ 2020TNSTR3513....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-20 20:18:10
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020aaqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acqiryd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:27:45.925 (291.94135455) DEC = +47:59:30.76 (47.99187855)
Discovery date: 2020-11-18 02:14:42.720 (JD=2459171.5935532)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-18 02:14:42.720
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-16 04:23:04
Limiting flux: 19.7157 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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