Discovery certificate for object 2020up
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58638 [ 2020TNSTR.122....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 12:21:16
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 2020up
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acxzvfn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:18:36.295 (199.65122945) DEC = -10:44:17.23 (-10.7381182)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 13:02:57.000 (JD=2458855.0437153)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN. . See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria..


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 13:02:57.000
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: