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Released: 2021-01-04 16:09:46
A bash utility to download classified or unclassified events from TNS
S. R. Kulkarni (Caltech)
Related Notes:
qTNSm is a stand alone command line utility (written in zsh) which queries TNS and downloads classified or unclassified events for requested months in a given year. The output is a tsv file for ea...
Released: 2020-10-23 23:13:04
VLA X-band Detection of AT2020xnd
A. Y. Q. Ho (UC Berkeley), D. A. Perley (LJMU), and Y. Yao (Caltech)
Related Objects:
2020xnd
RA, DEC:22:20:02.030, -02:50:25.30
(335.008458, -2.840361)
Redshift:
Type:
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2018cow
RA, DEC:16:16:00.220, +22:16:04.91
(244.000917, 22.268031)
Redshift:0
Type:SN Ic-BL
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We report the detection of luminous radio emission from the fast blue optical transient AT2020xnd at z=0.2442.
Released: 2020-09-26 04:45:34
Classification of SN 2020udy (ZTF20acdqjeq) as a young Type Iax (02cx-like) supernovae
Jakob Nordin (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin), Kate Maguire (Trinity College Dublin), Adam Miller (Northwestern Unive...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2005hk
RA, DEC:00:27:50.870, -01:11:52.51
(6.961960, -1.197920)
Redshift:
Type:SN Ia-pec
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2002cx
RA, DEC:13:13:49.721, +06:57:31.90
(198.457170, 6.958860)
Redshift:
Type:SN Ia-pec
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2020udy
RA, DEC:02:06:49.350, +44:35:15.29
(31.705625, 44.587581)
Redshift:0.017222
Type:SN Iax[02cx-like]
We classify SN 2020udy in NGC 0812 (z=0.017222) as a young Type Iax supernova using spectra from the Palomar 60-inch and the Gemini North telescopes.
Released: 2020-05-24 19:58:37
ZTF Discovery of ZTF20abbiixp: The Likely Optical Afterglow to GRB 200524A
Anna Y. Q. Ho (Caltech), Yuhan Yao (Caltech), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility coll...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020kym [ZTF20abbiixp]
RA, DEC:14:12:10.329, +60:54:19.04
(213.043037, 60.905288)
Redshift:
Type:
Released: 2020-03-30 09:30:37
Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) now reported to and distributed via the TNS
O. Yaron, E. Ofek, A. Gal-Yam, A. Sass (Weizmann)
As of March 2020 the TNS serves as the official name server and hub for distribution of FRB events. At the request of this community, the TNS now operates two engines for designation of names, the...
Released: 2020-01-30 22:50:11
ZTF Discovery of ZTF20aajnksq: a Rapidly Fading, Luminous Red Transient at z = 2.9
A. Y. Q. Ho (Caltech), D. A. Perley (LJMU), I. Andreoni (Caltech), C. Fremling (Caltech), K. De (Caltech), B. Cenko (...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020blt [ZTF20aajnksq]
RA, DEC:12:47:04.870, +45:12:02.25
(191.770292, 45.200626)
Redshift:2.9
Type:Afterglow
The Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) reports the discovery of ZTF20aajnksq, a red (g-r=+0.65) transient with a rapid fade rate of 2.5 magnitudes in 1.25 days. A spectrum with the Low Resolution Imag...
Released: 2020-01-01 15:15:49
A bash shell utility to query and download classified SNe from TNS
S. R. Kulkarni
QueryTNS_SN is a stand alone utility, written in bash, which can query TNS for classified supernovae (SNe) in a given month of a year, a range of moths in a given year or all 12 months of a given ...
Released: 2019-08-20 14:28:50
C-SNAILS classification of AT2019nql as a Type Ia SN
Matt Nicholl, Phil Short, Andy Lawrence, Nic Ross (Edinburgh), Stephen Smartt (QUB)
Source Group: C-SNAILS
Related Objects:
2019nql [ZTF19abnmnrz]
RA, DEC:17:37:49.329, +57:46:49.61
(264.455537, 57.780448)
Redshift:0.11
Type:SN Ia
Related Notes:
We announce new spectroscopic classifications from C-SNAILS: the Classification Survey for NucleAr transients with Liverpool and LaSair. C-SNAILS targets are selected automatically from the Zwicky ...
Released: 2019-08-12 15:59:39
C-SNAILS classifications of optical transients
Matt Nicholl, Phil Short, Andy Lawrence, Nic Ross (Edinburgh), Stephen Smartt (QUB)
Source Group: C-SNAILS
Related Objects:
2019moc [ZTF19ablesob]
RA, DEC:23:55:45.950, +21:57:19.73
(358.941458, 21.955481)
Redshift:0.0558
Type:SN Ic-BL
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2019mbr [ZTF19abkfxfb]
RA, DEC:04:04:08.710, -01:07:27.70
(61.036292, -1.124361)
Redshift:0.032
Type:SN II
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2019mge [ZTF19abjioie]
RA, DEC:17:16:48.743, +39:08:53.04
(259.203094, 39.148066)
Redshift:0.087
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
We announce new spectroscopic classifications from C-SNAILS: the Classification Survey for NucleAr transients with Liverpool and LaSair. C-SNAILS targets are selected automatically from the Zwicky ...
Released: 2019-08-01 14:06:41
C-SNAILS spectra of optical transients
Matt Nicholl, Phil Short, Andy Lawrence, Nic Ross (Edinburgh), Stephen Smartt (QUB)
Source Group: C-SNAILS
Related Objects:
2019meh [ZTF19abclykm]
RA, DEC:21:27:17.450, +64:24:59.18
(321.822708, 64.416439)
Redshift:0.0935
Type:SLSN-II
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2019mei [ZTF19abcudso]
RA, DEC:19:57:20.000, +09:31:32.41
(299.333333, 9.525669)
Redshift:0.212
Type:AGN
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2019lky [ZTF19abgjlef]
RA, DEC:00:29:47.679, +17:33:26.90
(7.448664, 17.557472)
Redshift:0.058
Type:SN Ia
,
2019lby [ZTF19abfpvle]
RA, DEC:21:14:04.522, -11:35:26.83
(318.518841, -11.590787)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019lse [ZTF19abhisnk]
RA, DEC:01:54:50.725, +41:05:48.32
(28.711356, 41.096756)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019mal [ZTF19abidfsb]
RA, DEC:23:09:06.581, -17:40:27.23
(347.277422, -17.674230)
Redshift:0.083
Type:SN Ia
,
2019meg [ZTF19abhhjcc]
RA, DEC:18:45:16.180, +44:26:19.21
(281.317417, 44.438669)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019lwu [ZTF19abidbya]
RA, DEC:23:11:12.305, -01:00:10.71
(347.801273, -1.002975)
Redshift:0.117
Type:TDE
We announce the first observations from C-SNAILS: the Classification Survey for NucleAr transients with Liverpool and LaSair. C-SNAILS targets are selected automatically from the Zwicky Transien...
Released: 2019-07-24 17:16:18
The Zwicky Transient Facility Begins Nightly Concurrent Observations of TESS Northern Fields
Lin Yan, T. Prince, S. R. Kulkarni, M. J. Graham, D. Duev, C. Fremling (Caltech), E. Bellm (UW), F. Masci (IPAC)
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2019lcn
RA, DEC:17:03:21.383, +55:43:35.41
(255.839095, 55.726501)
Redshift:0.11
Type:SN Ia
,
2019lkt
RA, DEC:16:28:55.520, +70:01:59.05
(247.231333, 70.033069)
Redshift:0.07
Type:SN Ia
,
2019liw
RA, DEC:13:25:45.590, +59:01:07.10
(201.439958, 59.018639)
Redshift:0.073
Type:SN II
,
2019lkr
RA, DEC:16:05:07.980, +73:35:03.95
(241.283250, 73.584431)
Redshift:0.03
Type:SN IIn
The ZTF-TESS nightly concurrent observations started on July 18, 2019.
Released: 2019-05-09 06:15:15
Six months of automatic TNS submission of ZTF transients using AMPEL
J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann)
Source Group: ZTF
Released: 2019-03-25 09:47:38
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Avishay Gal-Yam, Ofer Yaron, Avner Sass, Eran Ofek, Nikola Knezevic, Ilan Manulis (WIS)

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Released: 2020-05-07
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Classification of SN 2020jfo (ZTF20aaynrrh) as a young Type II supernova
Daniel Perley (LJMU), Cristina Barbarino (Stockholm), Jesper Sollerman (Stockholm), Tassilo Schwe...
Released: 2019-12-31
Views Count: 1126
ePESSTO+ re-classification of AT2019xis as a light echo of SN 1987A in the LMC.
S. Taubenberger (MPA), D. Malesani (DTU Space), G. Terreran (Northwestern), S. J. Smartt (QUB), A...
Released: 2020-06-25
Views Count: 1105
ATLAS20qoq (AT2020nlb): discovery of a candidate SN in MESSIER 85 (17 Mpc)
A. Townsend (Queen's University Belfast / University of Manchester), K. W. Smith, S. Srivast...
Released: 2019-05-03
Views Count: 941
Classification of AT 2019ein as a young SN Ia-peculiar
Jamison Burke (Las Cumbres Observatory/UC Santa Barbara), Iair Arcavi (Tel Aviv University), D. A...
Released: 2019-03-25
Views Count: 818
Possible LBV Eruption at the Site of SN 2010ct
Ron Arbour
Released: 2020-05-07
Views Count: 805
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN ZTF20aaynrrh / 2020jfo
Steve Schulze (WIS), Jesper Sollermann (OKC), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Anna Ho (Caltech), Yi Yang...
Released: 2019-07-20
Views Count: 754
Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae : discovery of an intrinsically faint transient in UGC 12798 (68 Mpc)
S. J. Smartt, (Queen's University Belfast), K. C. Chambers, (IfA, University of Hawaii) K. W...
Released: 2019-03-25
Views Count: 629
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Avishay Gal-Yam, Ofer Yaron, Avner Sass, Eran Ofek, Nikola Knezevic, Ilan Manulis (WIS)
Released: 2019-06-14
Views Count: 628
Long rise and bump feature in the lightcurve of AT2019fdr - spectroscopy requested
S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, O. McBrien, S. Srivastav, J. Gillanders (Queen's University Belfa...
Released: 2019-08-28
Views Count: 611
ZTF and LT Discovery of the Bright, Nearby Superluminous Supernova SN 2019neq / ZTF19abpbopt
Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Lin Yan (Caltech), Avishay Gal-Yam (Weizmann), Steve Schulze (Weizmann),...

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L. Shingles, K. W. Smith, D. R. Young, S. J. Smartt (Queen's University Belfast), J. Tonry, L. Denneau, A. Heinze, H. We...
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A bash utility to download classified or unclassified events from TNS
S. R. Kulkarni (Caltech)