Discovery certificate for object 2020zmy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89086 [ 2020TNSTR3443....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-14 04:02:59
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: AT 2020zmy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acaxqcl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:55:46.039 (268.94182765) DEC = +62:49:29.41 (62.82483585)
Discovery date: 2020-11-14 01:59:20.832 (JD=2459167.5828819)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. . See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria..

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-14 01:59:20.832
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-11 03:47:57
Limiting flux: 19.6553 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/2020zmy