Discovery certificate for object 2020fwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 66013 [ 2020TNSTR.966....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-04 11:56:43
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 2020fwq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aauooft
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:30:19.447 (277.58102766667) DEC = +40:50:01.31 (40.8336973)
Discovery date: 2020-03-28 11:47:12.768 (JD=2458936.9911227)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-28 11:47:12.768
Flux: 20.43 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-07 12:36:27
Limiting flux: 20.5244 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/2020fwq