Discovery certificate for object 2020zp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58877 [ 2020TNSTR.158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 05:35:40
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: AT 2020zp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aanelld
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:52:31.863 (118.13276385) DEC = +04:46:15.31 (4.7709189)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 10:41:07 (JD=2458850.9452315)


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

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 10:41:07
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-18 10:36:13
Limiting flux: 19.5905 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/2020zp