Discovery certificate for object 2020qae
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78270 [ 2020TNSTR2230....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-22 01:13:57
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020qae
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abnklbi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:37:25.750 (294.3572914) DEC = -00:11:30.85 (-0.1919023)
Discovery date: 2020-07-21 07:35:02.400 (JD=2459051.816)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-21 07:35:02.400
Flux: 17.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-18 09:27:22
Limiting flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: