Discovery certificate for object 2020zqj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89227 [ 2020TNSTR3457....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-15 05:01:59
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 2020zqj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpiwvt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:42:38.622 (325.66092358333) DEC = -27:15:57.49 (-27.2659707)
Discovery date: 2020-11-11 02:21:57.312 (JD=2459164.5985764)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-11 02:21:57.312
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-05 03:02:06
Limiting flux: 19.8212 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/2020zqj