Discovery certificate for object 2020xqk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86829 [ 2020TNSTR3190....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-20 23:01:40
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: AT 2020xqk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acjwijq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:47:55.816 (26.9825654) DEC = +00:10:22.16 (0.1728229)
Discovery date: 2020-10-16 07:34:10.560 (JD=2459138.8154)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-16 07:34:10.560
Flux: 20.4088 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-14 08:35:05
Limiting flux: 20.6955 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: