Discovery certificate for object 2020atw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59845 [ 2020TNSTR.261....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-25 10:44:43
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 2020atw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqtrg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:22:01.682 (200.50700843333) DEC = -01:51:34.52 (-1.8595875666667)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 13:03:11.000 (JD=2458851.0438773)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 13:03:11.000
Flux: 19.44 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: