Discovery certificate for object 2020tni
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 82446 [ 2020TNSTR2836....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-09-17 09:59:46
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 2020tni
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abcehtc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:51:36.984 (357.90410118) DEC = -12:32:14.75 (-12.537431785)
Discovery date: 2020-08-18 10:01:29.280 (JD=2459079.9176968)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-18 10:01:29.280
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: r-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: