Discovery certificate for object 2020abqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 91650 [ 2020TNSTR3676....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-12-05 10:37:55
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 2020abqj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aafnahl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:21:16.112 (110.31713342857) DEC = +22:20:53.73 (22.348258085714)
Discovery date: 2020-12-05 08:51:00.000 (JD=2459188.86875)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-12-05 08:51:00.000
Flux: 17.37 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-28 12:28:23
Limiting flux: 19.6001 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: