Discovery certificate for object 2020crk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62004 [ 2020TNSTR.518....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-16 10:23:09
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 2020crk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aasktdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:36:35.390 (174.1474566) DEC = -22:29:35.80 (-22.4932766)
Discovery date: 2020-02-16 09:31:24.000 (JD=2458895.8968056)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-16 09:31:24.000
Flux: 18.86 ABMag
Filter: g-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: