Discovery certificate for object 2020mqp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74066 [ 2020TNSTR1812....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-15 08:24:12
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: SN 2020mqp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abeqsrm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:13:22.082 (258.34200993333) DEC = +01:33:02.97 (1.5508244333333)
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 08:37:32.160 (JD=2459009.8593981)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 08:37:32.160
Flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-09 06:33:04
Limiting flux: 19.8449 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/2020mqp