Discovery certificate for object 2020bkm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60582 [ 2020TNSTR.330....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-30 13:29:53
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 2020bkm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaigfnp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:01:53.936 (240.47473306071) DEC = +62:35:52.97 (62.598047325)
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 12:42:40.000 (JD=2458879.0296296)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 12:42:40.000
Flux: 19.85 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-28 13:19:18
Limiting flux: 20.6038 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: