Discovery certificate for object 2020pjy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 77535 [ 2020TNSTR2146....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-15 09:40:45
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 2020pjy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aazlrwq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:22:45.221 (350.68841925) DEC = -17:38:55.15 (-17.6486528)
Discovery date: 2020-07-12 11:31:45.696 (JD=2459042.9803935)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-12 11:31:45.696
Flux: 17.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: