Discovery certificate for object 2020abqz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 91678 [ 2020TNSTR3674....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-12-05 14:37:58
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 2020abqz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acvbneg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:42:34.483 (10.6436787) DEC = +41:17:30.00 (41.2916676)
Discovery date: 2020-12-05 04:20:38.400 (JD=2459188.681)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-12-05 04:20:38.400
Flux: 19.45 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-12-03 05:52:48
Limiting flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: