Discovery certificate for object 2020zqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89238 [ 2020TNSTR3457....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-15 12:02:39
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 2020zqq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acngwfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:16:01.579 (124.00657769091) DEC = -05:43:55.41 (-5.7320580636364)
Discovery date: 2020-11-05 11:05:15.936 (JD=2459158.9619907)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-05 11:05:15.936
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-31 11:34:50
Limiting flux: 19.6935 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: