Discovery certificate for object 2020wdq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85317 [ 2020TNSTR3103....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-13 04:44:06
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: SN 2020wdq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20achwpvs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:42:55.779 (310.7324114) DEC = +05:51:08.70 (5.8524163666667)
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 02:36:44.640 (JD=2459131.6088542)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 02:36:44.640
Flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-07 06:59:20
Limiting flux: 19.7102 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: