Discovery certificate for object 2020zqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89241 [ 2020TNSTR3457....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-15 12:02:39
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 2020zqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acoufif
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:34:33.757 (128.64065371111) DEC = +15:44:26.26 (15.740626822222)
Discovery date: 2020-11-02 11:59:39.264 (JD=2459155.9997569)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-02 11:59:39.264
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-30 12:57:55
Limiting flux: 20.0948 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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