Discovery certificate for object 2020ldq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72097 [ 2020TNSTR1586....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-27 06:32:17
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 2020ldq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abbzolz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:45:03.910 (161.26629035) DEC = +08:19:07.67 (8.31879645)
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 04:08:38.688 (JD=2458996.6726736)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 04:08:38.688
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-17 05:35:47
Limiting flux: 20.1158 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: