Discovery certificate for object 2020qom
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78968 [ 2020TNSTR2349....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-31 11:02:54
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 2020qom
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abojzhs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:02:44.078 (15.683658385714) DEC = -06:40:12.20 (-6.6700546857143)
Discovery date: 2020-07-27 10:02:51.360 (JD=2459057.9186458)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-27 10:02:51.360
Flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-26 11:03:46
Limiting flux: 20.4174 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: