Discovery certificate for object 2020lcb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 71996 [ 2020TNSTR1571....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-26 04:47:12
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 2020lcb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaxabeu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:15:13.191 (168.80496158) DEC = +29:16:16.75 (29.2713206)
Discovery date: 2020-05-22 04:10:23.232 (JD=2458991.6738773)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-22 04:10:23.232
Flux: 19.59 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-16 05:03:49
Limiting flux: 20.4971 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: