Discovery certificate for object 2020adz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59032 [ 2020TNSTR.177....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-18 09:36:11
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 2020adz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagkwau
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:02:36.117 (165.65048721) DEC = +32:35:41.12 (32.59475531)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 12:20:34 (JD=2458855.014294)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 12:20:34
Flux: 19.16 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-04 12:20:49
Limiting flux: 20.9805 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020adz