Discovery certificate for object 2020qhf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78646 [ 2020TNSTR2282....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-26 11:01:41
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 2020qhf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abowrbj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:05:52.553 (31.46897054) DEC = -03:15:56.92 (-3.26581214)
Discovery date: 2020-07-24 11:32:07.296 (JD=2459054.9806366)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-24 11:32:07.296
Flux: 19.59 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-24 10:04:07
Limiting flux: 20.3771 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020qhf