Discovery certificate for object 2020amq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59532 [ 2020TNSTR.239....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-23 02:47:33
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 2020amq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafdflr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:26:33.557 (21.63981925) DEC = +31:36:52.50 (31.6145823)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 02:41:51 (JD=2458862.6123958)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 02:41:51
Flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-13 04:18:39
Limiting flux: 19.7946 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020amq