Discovery certificate for object 2020kv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58039 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 14:12:36
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 2020kv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aadxsro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:55:47.685 (178.94868715) DEC = +00:48:52.01 (0.8144479)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 11:35:45.000 (JD=2458850.9831597)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 11:35:45.000
Flux: 19.6 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: