Discovery certificate for object 2020xqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86843 [ 2020TNSTR3200....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-21 09:45:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020xqq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aclczbr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:17:43.505 (64.4312718) DEC = -26:23:06.41 (-26.3851141)
Discovery date: 2020-10-17 09:31:39.936 (JD=2459139.8969907)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-17 09:31:39.936
Flux: 19.76 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-14 11:53:48
Limiting flux: 19.6868 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020xqq