Discovery certificate for object 2020qn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58344 [ 2020TNSTR..77....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-08 22:46:56
Sender: ZTF_TESS (ZTF_TESS)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: AT 2020qn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aacdhaq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:50:00.620 (267.5025851) DEC = +61:31:53.01 (61.5313929)
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 13:17:45.000 (JD=2458852.0539931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 13:17:45.000
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-02 13:17:45
Limiting flux: 20 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/2020qn