Discovery certificate for object 2020aarx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90459 [ 2020TNSTR3532....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-22 13:17:23
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 2020aarx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aalqpfe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:06:03.987 (196.5166111) DEC = +29:55:15.88 (29.9210779)
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 11:42:57.888 (JD=2459169.9881713)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. . See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria..


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 11:42:57.888
Flux: 18.38 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: