Discovery certificate for object 2020zv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58885 [ 2020TNSTR.158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 06:35:40
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 2020zv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adcbaly
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:16:12.871 (124.0536298) DEC = +14:00:58.38 (14.01621715)
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 04:36:40.000 (JD=2458864.6921412)

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


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 04:36:40.000
Flux: 19.98 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 07:22:42
Limiting flux: 19.5574 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: