Discovery certificate for object 2020zqx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89249 [ 2020TNSTR3457....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-15 13:03:16
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 2020zqx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aafjuyh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:44:37.476 (161.15615044) DEC = -07:05:15.87 (-7.08774254)
Discovery date: 2020-11-13 12:52:25.824 (JD=2459167.036412)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-13 12:52:25.824
Flux: 19.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-13 11:46:42
Limiting flux: 19.9035 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: