Discovery certificate for object 2020kr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58027 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 14:12:20
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 2020kr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqivn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:35:22.474 (218.84364005) DEC = +55:16:09.46 (55.269294433333)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:18:26.000 (JD=2458851.0128125)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:18:26.000
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: r-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: