Discovery certificate for object 2020xqr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86844 [ 2020TNSTR3200....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-21 09:45:45
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 2020xqr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aclzegl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:30:51.049 (67.712704) DEC = +09:04:06.64 (9.0685121333333)
Discovery date: 2020-10-21 08:08:02.688 (JD=2459143.8389236)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-21 08:08:02.688
Flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-19 09:46:55
Limiting flux: 20.8261 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: