Discovery certificate for object 2020nru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75416 [ 2020TNSTR1984....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-29 05:36:06
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020nru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aacdooc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:44:26.029 (236.10845355) DEC = -20:16:34.40 (-20.276220875)
Discovery date: 2020-06-23 05:35:32.928 (JD=2459023.7330208)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-23 05:35:32.928
Flux: 17.77 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-20 05:32:58
Limiting flux: 20.4232 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/2020nru