Discovery certificate for object 2020zqv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89247 [ 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 2020zqv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpygbx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:20:59.895 (140.249563425) DEC = +30:20:53.46 (30.348184575)
Discovery date: 2020-11-12 11:48:36.576 (JD=2459165.9920949)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-12 11:48:36.576
Flux: 19.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-06 11:09:24
Limiting flux: 19.8103 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/2020zqv