Discovery certificate for object 2020nmq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75169 [ 2020TNSTR1945....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-26 08:39:04
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 2020nmq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abhysas
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:39:45.914 (309.9413074) DEC = +16:19:06.19 (16.31838645)
Discovery date: 2020-06-25 07:40:09.120 (JD=2459025.8195486)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-25 07:40:09.120
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-22 11:05:41
Limiting flux: 20.9242 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020nmq