Discovery certificate for object 2020lqs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72752 [ 2020TNSTR1687....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-04 07:14:39
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020lqs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abgknjh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:11:11.502 (227.797927) DEC = +60:15:50.20 (60.26394395)
Discovery date: 2020-06-04 04:52:31.296 (JD=2459004.7031366)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-04 04:52:31.296
Flux: 19.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-31 09:40:25
Limiting flux: 19.8657 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020lqs