Discovery certificate for object 2020zwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89496 [ 2020TNSTR3467....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-16 12:03:31
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 2020zwq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20ackijbs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:04:57.369 (151.23903834444) DEC = -06:51:08.28 (-6.8523011)
Discovery date: 2020-11-02 11:36:41.184 (JD=2459155.9838079)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-02 11:36:41.184
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: