Discovery certificate for object 2020tkq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 82302 [ 2020TNSTR2826....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-09-16 09:57:29
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020tkq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxpuy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:59:50.668 (359.96111545) DEC = -21:44:44.27 (-21.74563145)
Discovery date: 2020-09-16 07:28:50.016 (JD=2459108.8116898)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-09-16 07:28:50.016
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-09-15 08:02:36
Limiting flux: 19.5482 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020tkq