Discovery certificate for object 2020qk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58332 [ 2020TNSTR..78....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-08 22:10:28
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 2020qk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaefzyt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:50:50.377 (117.7099036) DEC = +11:51:47.47 (11.8631863)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 08:42:43 (JD=2458854.8629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 08:42:43
Flux: 19.19 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020qk