Discovery certificate for object 2020ana
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59563 [ 2020TNSTR.239....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-23 10:50:02
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 2020ana
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaboqxo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:14:37.448 (153.65603339412) DEC = +44:06:39.19 (44.110886394118)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 07:36:34.000 (JD=2458871.8170718)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 07:36:34.000
Flux: 19.2 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 09:43:48
Limiting flux: 20.3371 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: