Discovery certificate for object 2020zqw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89248 [ 2020TNSTR3457....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-15 13:02:53
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 2020zqw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acepswl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:41:39.869 (175.41612178571) DEC = +57:51:40.77 (57.861324028571)
Discovery date: 2020-11-15 10:45:36.576 (JD=2459168.9483449)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-15 10:45:36.576
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-15 10:44:55
Limiting flux: 19.6934 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/2020zqw