Discovery certificate for object 2020qmh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78861 [ 2020TNSTR2340....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-30 13:03:00
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: SN 2020qmh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abowpvf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:02:06.421 (0.52675463333333) DEC = -05:16:50.61 (-5.2807244666667)
Discovery date: 2020-07-30 10:31:41.088 (JD=2459060.938669)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-30 10:31:41.088
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-26 11:04:27
Limiting flux: 20.6567 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/2020qmh