Discovery certificate for object 2020tqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 82594 [ 2020TNSTR2864....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-09-19 06:39:37
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 2020tqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abdkazs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:49:26.504 (342.36043468462) DEC = -26:53:13.83 (-26.887176138462)
Discovery date: 2020-09-07 08:32:46.176 (JD=2459099.856088)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-09-07 08:32:46.176
Flux: 18.74 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: