Discovery certificate for object 2020qga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78583 [ 2020TNSTR2270....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-25 10:01:11
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 2020qga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwwdur
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:03:05.537 (330.77307128333) DEC = -10:51:22.41 (-10.856224966667)
Discovery date: 2020-07-25 08:53:20.832 (JD=2459055.8703819)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-25 08:53:20.832
Flux: 20.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-22 10:56:36
Limiting flux: 20.753 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020qga