Discovery certificate for object 2020wpq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85754 [ 2020TNSTR3118....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-14 22:01:24
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020wpq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acjbzrh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:04:50.839 (31.2118286) DEC = -17:45:40.38 (-17.761217)
Discovery date: 2020-10-14 08:00:14.400 (JD=2459136.8335)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-14 08:00:14.400
Flux: 19.7425 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-12 06:39:19
Limiting flux: 20.1738 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: