Discovery certificate for object 2020qj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58331 [ 2020TNSTR..78....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-08 22:09:51
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2020qj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaeckgf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:39:33.210 (99.8883751) DEC = +04:40:03.28 (4.6675769)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 05:51:21 (JD=2458854.7439931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 05:51:21
Flux: 18.68 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: