Discovery certificate for object 2020lqq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72748 [ 2020TNSTR1687....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-04 06:14:30
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 2020lqq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aayyqia
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:57:43.019 (179.42924605) DEC = +44:40:32.09 (44.67558145)
Discovery date: 2020-05-31 05:35:07.872 (JD=2459000.7327315)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-31 05:35:07.872
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-28 05:54:34
Limiting flux: 20.3939 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: