Discovery certificate for object 2020ooq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 76500 [ 2020TNSTR2113....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-12 11:40:03
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 2020ooq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20ablatsh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:01:48.861 (345.4535867) DEC = -08:15:07.40 (-8.2520557)
Discovery date: 2020-07-12 08:36:34.272 (JD=2459042.8587269)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-12 08:36:34.272
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-06 09:06:07
Limiting flux: 19.5045 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: