Discovery certificate for object 2020ocq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75897 [ 2020TNSTR2066....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-08 05:39:36
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 2020ocq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abfybfo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:57:44.438 (209.43515700909) DEC = +28:44:38.10 (28.743915472727)
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 04:55:16.320 (JD=2459018.7050463)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 04:55:16.320
Flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-15 05:14:59
Limiting flux: 20.6161 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: