Discovery certificate for object 2020vq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58686 [ 2020TNSTR.137....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-14 06:40:37
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_CLU_PUBLIC)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020vq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafdyru
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:10:12.707 (107.5529459) DEC = +16:06:25.50 (16.1070835)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:34:01.000 (JD=2458862.6486227)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:34:01.000
Flux: 21.5602 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-12 06:35:34
Limiting flux: 19.1968 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/2020vq