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Released: 2020-10-16 19:12:18
Spectroscopic Classification of Four Superluminous Supernovae Using FLEET
Sebastian Gomez (Harvard), Edo Berger (Harvard), Peter K. Blanchard (Northwestern), Griffin Hosseinzadeh (Harvard), M...
Source Group: FLEET
Related Objects:
2020jii
RA, DEC:15:34:55.291, +02:51:11.66
(233.730377, 2.853240)
Redshift:0.396
Type:SLSN-I
,
2020myh
RA, DEC:23:37:30.549, +21:42:42.81
(354.377286, 21.711893)
Redshift:0.283
Type:SLSN-I
,
2020hvw
RA, DEC:17:58:29.929, +23:56:21.27
(269.624702, 23.939242)
Redshift:0.093
Type:SN II
,
2020mad
RA, DEC:14:15:52.740, +05:26:35.63
(213.969750, 5.443231)
Redshift:0.123
Type:SLSN-II
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2020oqy
RA, DEC:20:37:45.829, +69:55:08.52
(309.440954, 69.919033)
Redshift:0.135
Type:SN Ia
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2020onb
RA, DEC:14:23:00.600, +49:10:40.69
(215.752500, 49.177969)
Redshift:0.153
Type:SLSN-I
We report on the spectroscopic classification of three Type-I superluminous supernovae (SLSNe) and one Type-II SLSN, in addition to a Type-Ia and a Type-II SN. These SNe were selected with the Find...
Released: 2020-10-16 00:33:41
Apache Point Observatory classifies six Type Ia supernovae
M. L. Graham, Rebecca A. Phillipson, Christopher A. Phillips, Thomas D. Kennedy, Cayenne E. Matt, B. Sipocz, E. C. Be...
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020tns [ZTF20abzfoyg]
RA, DEC:17:32:37.415, +05:49:45.17
(263.155894, 5.829214)
Redshift:0.075
Type:SN Ia
,
2020soy [ZTF20abyleyk]
RA, DEC:18:16:15.011, +14:17:08.02
(274.062545, 14.285560)
Redshift:0.0459
Type:SN Ia
,
2020uog [ZTF20accodxy]
RA, DEC:21:17:02.726, -09:02:33.45
(319.261358, -9.042626)
Redshift:0.075
Type:SN Ia
,
2020uca [ZTF20acdnmpv]
RA, DEC:19:43:28.840, +65:11:33.55
(295.870167, 65.192653)
Redshift:0.065
Type:SN Ia
,
2020ttg [ZTF20acajvrj]
RA, DEC:00:05:05.219, +12:46:05.02
(1.271744, 12.768062)
Redshift:0.0705
Type:SN Ia
,
2020uwo [ZTF20acgpngg]
RA, DEC:23:45:10.600, -25:49:20.53
(356.294167, -25.822369)
Redshift:0.053067
Type:SN Ia
We announce the classifications of six SNIa: 2020tns, 2020soy, 2020uog, 2020uca, 2020ttg, and 2020uwo.
Released: 2020-10-14 17:47:13
ZTF Bright Transient Survey classification of SN 2020ttu
A. A. Miller (Northwestern), X. Hall (Caltech), on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility collaboration
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020ttu [ZTF20acaiztt]
RA, DEC:02:47:12.111, +41:24:35.67
(41.800460, 41.409909)
Redshift:0.05
Type:SN II
We report the spectral classification of SN 2020ttu as a Type II supernova with the Low Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (range 320-1020nm, spectral resolution R~1100) mounted on the 10m Keck-I tele...
Released: 2020-10-14 16:20:05
ZTF Detection and Classification of Nearby Superluminous Supernova SN2020tcw
Daniel Perley (LJMU), Jesper Sollerman (Stockholm), Christoffer Fremling (Caltech), Richard Walters (Caltech), Aishwa...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020tcw [ATLAS20zst]
RA, DEC:15:28:17.080, +39:56:50.53
(232.071167, 39.947369)
Redshift:0.0645
Type:SLSN-I
We report the classification of a very bright (r=16.3 mag) and nearby (z=0.0645) hydrogen-poor luminous/superluminous supernova in a starburst host galaxy.
Released: 2020-10-14 15:23:59
adH0cc spectroscopic classification of SN 2020ver
G. Csoernyei, C. Vogl, A. Floers, S. Taubenberger, M. G. Cudmani, A. Holas, W. Hillebrandt, S. H. Suyu (MPA Garching...
Source Group: adH0cc
Related Objects:
2020ver [ZTF20achptde]
RA, DEC:20:54:19.060, +09:09:29.06
(313.579416, 9.158072)
Redshift:0.0906
Type:SN Ia
Related Notes:
We have obtained an optical spectrum of SN 2020ver, which shows it to be a Type Ia supernova seven days before maximum brightness.
Released: 2020-10-09 21:47:46
Spectroscopic classification of optical transient with SOAR
R. Cartier (CTIO), C. Corco (CTIO) and C. Briceno (CTIO)
Related Objects:
2020ocz [Gaia20ddq]
RA, DEC:05:10:44.200, -31:35:37.61
(77.684167, -31.593781)
Redshift:0.0032
Type:SN II
,
2020ufe [ATLAS20bbxl]
RA, DEC:05:24:04.525, -23:01:27.13
(81.018853, -23.024203)
Redshift:0.075
Type:SN Ia
,
2020uyg [ATLAS20bcme]
RA, DEC:06:15:19.120, -29:19:09.34
(93.829667, -29.319261)
Redshift:0.045
Type:SN Ia
,
2020uvi [ZTF20acgrwej]
RA, DEC:08:30:17.850, -02:00:51.14
(127.574375, -2.014205)
Redshift:0.09
Type:SN Ia
,
2020ukx [ASASSN-20mr]
RA, DEC:09:12:20.560, -24:10:19.45
(138.085667, -24.172069)
Redshift:0.0023
Type:SN Ia
We report the spectroscopic classification of 5 supernovae, of which SN 2020ocz and SN 2020ukx are a Type II and a Type Ia, respectively, in the local Universe (9.5 to 17 Mpc). Although these super...
Released: 2020-10-09 15:24:08
ATLAS20bcmt (AT2020uzq): discovery of a candidate nuclear transient in MCG -02-60-001 (43 Mpc)
L. J. Shingles, K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Ne...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020uzq [ATLAS20bcmt]
RA, DEC:23:34:00.190, -11:46:59.06
(353.500792, -11.783071)
Redshift:0.0117
Type:SN II
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bcmt (AT2020uzq) in the core of galaxy MCG -02-60-001 at magnitude m_o = 17.6 +/- 0.1. At a distance of 43 Mpc, the transient was discove...
Released: 2020-10-06 14:24:43
adH0cc spectroscopic classification of SN 2020upe
S. Taubenberger, C. Vogl, A. Floers, G. Csoernyei, G. Cudmani, A. Holas, W. Hillebrandt, S. H. Suyu (MPA Garching), B...
Source Group: adH0cc
Related Objects:
2020upe
RA, DEC:02:45:55.400, -12:45:31.21
(41.480833, -12.758669)
Redshift:0.026
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
We have obtained an optical spectrum of SN 2020upe, which shows it to be a young Type II supernova.
Released: 2020-09-29 22:00:24
ATLAS20bcev (AT2020uli): discovery of a candidate SN in ESO 283- G 004 (67 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020uli [ATLAS20bcev]
RA, DEC:19:32:51.790, -45:13:20.17
(293.215792, -45.222269)
Redshift:0.019
Type:SN Ia
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bcev (AT2020uli) in galaxy ESO 283- G 004 at magnitude m_o = 17.55 +/- 0.09. At a distance of 67 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD...
Released: 2020-09-26 20:44:13
ZTF Bright Transient Survey classifications with APO (2020suj, taz, shr, and skb)
M. L. Graham, T. D. Kennedy, B. Sipocz, E. C. Bellm, Z. Golkhou, K. J. Bell, (UW), C. Fremling, A. Dahiwale, Y. Sharm...
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020suj [ZTF20abzayoe]
RA, DEC:23:00:30.401, -21:54:46.90
(345.126670, -21.913028)
Redshift:0.079
Type:SN Ia
,
2020taz [ZTF20abyznqs]
RA, DEC:22:26:06.270, +10:33:29.65
(336.526125, 10.558237)
Redshift:0.05
Type:SN Ibn
,
2020shr [ZTF20abxyaqc]
RA, DEC:01:19:37.031, -23:51:45.84
(19.904297, -23.862732)
Redshift:0.0555
Type:SN Ia
,
2020skb [ZTF20abxxzxy]
RA, DEC:05:00:22.995, +06:50:07.11
(75.095813, 6.835309)
Redshift:0.066
Type:SN Ia
We announce classifications of supernovae 2020suj (Ia), 2020taz (Ibn), 2020shr (Ia), and 2020skb (Ia) with optical spectroscopy from Apache Point Observatory.
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: 2020-09-25 16:14:49
adH0cc spectroscopic classification of SN 2020uao
C. Vogl, A. Floers, S. Taubenberger, G. Csoernyei, G. Cudmani, A. Holas, W. Hillebrandt, S. H. Suyu (MPA Garching), B...
Source Group: adH0cc
Related Objects:
2020uao [ZTF20accrldu]
RA, DEC:01:08:47.620, +27:02:42.04
(17.198416, 27.045010)
Redshift:0.038
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
We have obtained an optical spectrum of SN 2020uao, which shows it to be a young Type II supernova.
Released: 2020-09-24 14:32:28
ATLAS20bbps (AT2020uas): discovery of a candidate supernova in UGC 12288 (75 Mpc)
S. Srivastav, K. W. Smith, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020uas [ATLAS20bbps]
RA, DEC:22:59:38.670, +20:08:35.66
(344.911125, 20.143239)
Redshift:0.024
Type:SN Ib/c
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bbps (AT2020uas) in galaxy UGC 12288 at magnitude c = 19.48 +/- 0.18. At a distance of 75 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59115...
Released: 2020-09-22 14:38:25
Spectroscopic classification of AT2020tkx as a nearby broad-line Ic event
S. Srivastav, S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, O. McBrien, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020tkx [Gaia20ehu]
RA, DEC:18:40:09.000, +34:06:59.54
(280.037500, 34.116539)
Redshift:
Type:SN Ic-BL
We draw attention to the transient AT2020tkx (Gaia20ehu), a potentially unusual broad-line Ic supernova in a very faint host galaxy. Our two spectra match SN2006aj, at a pre-maximum phase, with a...
Released: 2020-09-22 14:17:13
adH0cc spectroscopic classifications of SN 2020tug and SN 2020tly
A. Floers, S. Taubenberger, C. Vogl, G. Csoernyei, G. Cudmani, W. Hillebrandt, S. H. Suyu (MPA Garching), B. Leibundg...
Source Group: adH0cc
Related Objects:
2020tug [ZTF20acbovrt]
RA, DEC:23:59:27.881, +17:51:54.77
(359.866169, 17.865214)
Redshift:0.05
Type:SN Ia
,
2020tly [ZTF20abzqlts]
RA, DEC:00:29:26.604, +17:29:07.26
(7.360851, 17.485349)
Redshift:0.058
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
We have obtained optical spectra of SN 2020tug and SN 2020tly, which show them to be a young Type Ia supernova at redshift 0.05 and a young Type II supernova at redshift 0.058, respectively.
Released: 2020-09-22 10:01:27
ATLAS20bbhp (AT2020toc): discovery of a candidate supernova in UGC 4433 (91 Mpc)
S. Srivastav, K. W. Smith, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020toc [ATLAS20bbhp]
RA, DEC:08:28:30.140, +17:28:08.57
(127.125585, 17.469047)
Redshift:0.02106
Type:SN II
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bbhp (AT2020toc) in galaxy UGC 4433 at magnitude o = 18.33 +/- 0.13. At a distance of 91 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59109....
Released: 2020-09-17 09:20:37
ATLAS20bbft (AT2020tlf): discovery of a candidate supernova in NGC 5731 (37 Mpc)
M. Fulton, K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020tlf [ATLAS20bbft]
RA, DEC:14:40:10.020, +42:46:39.43
(220.041750, 42.777619)
Redshift:0.008463
Type:SN IIn
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bbft (AT2020tlf) in galaxy NGC 5731 at magnitude m_c = 15.76 +/- 0.03. At a distance of 37 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 5910...
Released: 2020-09-16 18:10:09
ZTF Bright Transient Survey classifications with Apache Point Observatory
M. L. Graham, B. Sipocz, E. C. Bellm, Z. Golkhou, K. J. Bell, (UW), C. Fremling, A. Dahiwale, Y. Sharma, S. R. Kulkar...
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020skp [ZTF20abygigy]
RA, DEC:01:22:46.694, +10:01:52.86
(20.694558, 10.031350)
Redshift:0.0595
Type:SN Ia
,
2020sko [ZTF20abxzrqw]
RA, DEC:01:35:05.868, +12:47:59.72
(23.774451, 12.799923)
Redshift:0.0467
Type:SN Ia
,
2020seo [ZTF20abxezim]
RA, DEC:01:24:34.856, -00:25:21.20
(21.145233, -0.422556)
Redshift:0.0757538
Type:SN Ia
,
2020sfs [ZTF20abxfiev]
RA, DEC:02:41:25.247, +13:20:22.34
(40.355196, 13.339539)
Redshift:0.08
Type:SN Ia
,
2020tkl [ZTF20abxkwbi]
RA, DEC:08:05:33.432, +56:33:47.01
(121.389300, 56.563057)
Redshift:0.03
Type:SN II
Classification report for ZTF discoveries: SNe Ia: 2020skp, 2020sko, 2020seo, 2020sfs, and SN II: 2020tkl.
Released: 2020-09-16 11:16:03
ATLAS20bben (AT2020tiz): discovery of a candidate supernova in ESO 365- G 028 (85 Mpc)
M. Fulton, K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020tiz [ATLAS20bben]
RA, DEC:06:33:33.990, -34:16:03.89
(98.391623, -34.267747)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20bben (AT2020tiz) in galaxy ESO 365- G 028 at magnitude m_o = 19.26 +/- 0.17. At a distance of 85 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD ...
Released: 2020-09-15 06:46:45
VLA detection of the Type II SN2020qmp
Itai Sfaradi, Assaf Horesh (HUJI), Mansi Kasliwal, Srinivasaragavan Gokul P., Kishalay De, Jacob Jencson (Caltech)
Related Objects:
2020qmp
RA, DEC:12:08:44.440, +36:48:17.28
(182.185167, 36.804800)
Redshift:0.003
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
Released: 2020-09-13 21:00:22
ATLAS discoveries of four young transients within 100 Mpc
M. Fulton, K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020szq [ATLAS20znd]
RA, DEC:04:07:24.057, +30:17:19.47
(61.850240, 30.288742)
Redshift:0.018553
Type:SN Ia
,
2020szr [ATLAS20zne]
RA, DEC:23:09:33.100, +15:39:33.37
(347.387917, 15.659269)
Redshift:0.02581
Type:SN Ia
,
2020szs [ATLAS20znf]
RA, DEC:21:34:09.000, +08:46:46.09
(323.537500, 8.779469)
Redshift:0.022125
Type:SN II
,
2020szt [ATLAS20znh]
RA, DEC:01:28:54.688, -32:00:51.61
(22.227868, -32.014336)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the discoveries of four young transients: ATLAS20znd (AT2020szq) in galaxy LEDA 1897886. At a distance of 76 Mpc, ATLAS20znd was discovered on MJD = 59103.59 (2020-09-11.59) with a ...
Released: 2020-09-05 22:04:28
ATLAS20zbm (AT2020spq): discovery of a candidate SN in ESO 427- G 006 (40 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020spq [ATLAS20zbm]
RA, DEC:06:45:45.650, -31:14:05.64
(101.440208, -31.234900)
Redshift:0.013
Type:SN Ia
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20zbm (AT2020spq) in galaxy ESO 427- G 006 at magnitude m_o = 15.17 +/- 0.03. At a (redshift independent) distance of 40 Mpc, the transient...
Released: 2020-09-04 18:03:47
HET classification of AT2020rkz as a Type Ib/c SN
Benjamin Thomas (UT Austin), J. Craig Wheeler (UT Austin), Jozsef Vinko (U Szeged)
Keywords: Supernova, Optical
Related Objects:
2020rkz [ZTF20abpzatb]
RA, DEC:02:45:17.211, +40:51:00.77
(41.321714, 40.850214)
Redshift:0.1
Type:SN Ib/c
We report the classification of AT2020rkz as a Type Ib/c SN, and describe the ambiguities therein.
Released: 2020-09-04 16:27:25
ATLAS20yvq (AT2020skk): discovery of a candidate SN in MCG -02-52-006 (54 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020skk [ATLAS20yvq]
RA, DEC:20:29:34.520, -12:30:14.67
(307.393835, -12.504074)
Redshift:0.013
Type:ILRT
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20yvq (AT2020skk) in galaxy MCG -02-52-006 at magnitude m_o = 18.33 +/- 0.17. At a distance of 54 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD ...
Released: 2020-09-02 18:06:13
HOLISMOKES spectroscopic classification of SN 2020sjp
S. Taubenberger, S. H. Suyu, S. Schuldt, R. Cañameras, J. Bayer, S. Huber, U. Nöbauer, C. Vogl, A. Yıldırım (MPA/TUM ...
Source Group: HOLISMOKES
Related Objects:
2020sjp [ZTF20abvxhvg]
RA, DEC:23:38:45.026, -13:21:29.90
(354.687608, -13.358306)
Redshift:0.206
Type:SN Ia
We have obtained an optical spectrum of SN 2020sjp, which shows it to be a Type Ia supernova a few days after maximum light.
Released: 2020-09-02 08:31:10
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant core-collapse SN ZTF20abxyjtx / 2020sic
Steve Schulze (WIS), Jesper Sollerman (OKC), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Erez Zimmerman (WIS)
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020sic [ZTF20abxyjtx]
RA, DEC:15:47:45.110, +28:38:25.22
(236.937958, 28.640339)
Redshift:0.03324
Type:SN II
We report the ZTF discovery and the follow-up of ZTF20abxyjtx / 2020sic - a young core-collapse supernova in the nearby galaxy NGC 6001 (z=0.03324). At a distance of ~140 Mpc the transient was disc...
Released: 2020-09-01 11:50:16
ATLAS20ymv (AT2020sgg): discovery of a candidate SN in NGC 1716 (95 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020sgg [ATLAS20ymv]
RA, DEC:04:58:13.620, -20:21:27.11
(74.556750, -20.357531)
Redshift:0.022742
Type:SN Ia
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20ymv (AT2020sgg) in galaxy NGC 1716 at magnitude m_o = 18.35 +/- 0.11. At a distance of 95 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 5909...
Released: 2020-08-31 15:07:04
PS20gxa (AT2019aafl): PSST discovery of a super-long rising transient
T.-W. Chen (Stockholm), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, D. R. Young, O. McBrien, J. Gillanders. S. Srivastav, D. O'N...
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2019aafl [PS20gxa]
RA, DEC:01:32:57.198, +18:20:49.55
(23.238325, 18.347097)
Redshift:0.811
Type:AGN
We report the discovery of transient object PS20gxa (AT2019aafl) as part of the Pan-STARRS Survey for Transients (PSST) at a current magnitude of w = 21.3. Through precovery detections and forced p...
Released: 2020-08-29 02:59:25
Zwicky Transient Facility discovery of ZTF20abtxwfx/AT2020sev, a fast optical transient and candidate afterglow
Igor Andreoni (Caltech), Anna Ho (UCB), Michael Coughlin (UMN), Mansi Kasliwal (Caltech), Eric Burns (LSU), Dmitry Sv...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020sev [ZTF20abtxwfx]
RA, DEC:16:41:21.212, +57:08:20.50
(250.338384, 57.139027)
Redshift:
Type:
We report the discovery of the fast optical transient ZTF20abtxwfx/AT2020sev with the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF, Bellm et al. 2019, Graham et al. 2019). ZTF20abtxwfx was found during the scien...
Released: 2020-08-27 22:00:41
ATLAS20yki (AT2020scb): discovery of a candidate SN in CGCG 456-055 (72 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020scb [ATLAS20yki]
RA, DEC:00:18:25.624, +18:30:59.53
(4.606767, 18.516535)
Redshift:0.017429
Type:SN Ic
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20yki (AT2020scb) in galaxy CGCG 456-055 at magnitude m_c = 19.20 +/- 0.18. At a distance of 72 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = ...
Released: 2020-08-26 13:09:43
Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae: discovery of an intrinsically faint transient in UGC 00828 (164 Mpc)
T.-W. Chen (Stockholm), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith (QUB), K. C. Chambers, M. Huber (IfA, Hawaii), S. Srivastav, O. McB...
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Notes:
We are carrying out the "Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae" which is a focused search for intrinsically faint transients, or rapidly evolving transients in galaxies which are closer than 200 Mpc in t...
Released: 2020-08-26 13:08:37
Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae: discovery of an intrinsically faint transient in UGC00845 (128 Mpc)
T.-W. Chen (Stockholm), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith (QUB), K. C. Chambers, M. Huber (IfA, Hawaii), S. Srivastav, O. McB...
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020rzo [PS20gve]
RA, DEC:01:19:18.788, +21:46:02.45
(19.828283, 21.767346)
Redshift:
Type:
Related Notes:
We are carrying out the "Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae" which is a focused search for intrinsically faint transients, or rapidly evolving transients in galaxies which are closer than 200 Mpc in t...
Released: 2020-08-23 20:30:22
ATLAS20xzd (AT2020rvn): discovery of a candidate SN in AGC 310274 (82 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rvn [ATLAS20xzd]
RA, DEC:21:06:36.330, +17:59:34.94
(316.651375, 17.993039)
Redshift:0.020608
Type:SN II
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20xzd (AT2020rvn) in galaxy AGC 310274 at magnitude m_c = 18.60 +/- 0.09. At a distance of 82 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59...
Released: 2020-08-22 13:40:28
ATLAS20xyz (AT2020rur): discovery of a candidate SN in UGC 03224 (72 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rur [ATLAS20xyz]
RA, DEC:04:59:21.804, +05:37:21.07
(74.840849, 5.622520)
Redshift:0.015647
Type:SN Ic
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20xyz (AT2020rur) in galaxy UGC 03224, at magnitude c = 18.46 +/- 0.14. At a distance of 72 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59082...
Released: 2020-08-21 20:21:51
Follow-up observations of GSNST-20ca (AT2020rml) with the Liverpool Telescope
Daniel Perley (LJMU), Christopher Copperwheat (LJMU), Muryel Guolo-Pereira (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina), ...
Keywords: Optical, Transient
Related Objects:
2020rml [GSNST-20ca]
RA, DEC:01:24:27.398, +33:47:56.53
(21.114157, 33.799037)
Redshift:
Type:
Follow-up observations of AT2020rml with the Liverpool Telescope do not detect the transient candidate, suggesting that it is not a real transient or that it has faded rapidly.
Released: 2020-08-21 15:05:46
Fast Radio Burst Catalogue on the TNS
Emily Petroff (University of Amsterdam), Ofer Yaron (WIS)
Source Group: FRBCAT
The contents of the Fast Radio Burst Catalogue (FRBCAT) have now been migrated to the Transient Name Server. All archival FRB events reported in the literature are now available and searchable thro...
Released: 2020-08-19 20:50:59
Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae: discovery of an intrinsically faint transient in 2MFGC 512 (185 Mpc)
S. Srivastav, S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith (QUB), K. C. Chambers, M. Huber (IfA, Hawaii), O. McBrien, D. R. Young, J. Gi...
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020rqu [PS20gtm]
RA, DEC:00:41:55.346, -31:41:58.49
(10.480607, -31.699580)
Redshift:
Type:
Related Notes:
We are carrying out the "Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae" which is a focused search for intrinsically faint transients, or rapidly evolving transients in galaxies which are closer than 200 Mpc in t...
Released: 2020-08-19 12:15:14
ATLAS20xrs (AT2020rqk): discovery of a candidate SN in UGC 10157 (100 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rqk [ATLAS20xrs]
RA, DEC:16:00:58.450, +70:36:15.05
(240.243542, 70.604181)
Redshift:
Type:SN Ia
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20xrs (AT2020rqk) in galaxy UGC 10157. At a distance of 100 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59080.25 (2020-08-19.25), m_c = 17.9...
Released: 2020-08-13 18:41:26
Classification of AT2020pzz as a Type IIn SN
Benjamin Thomas (UT Austin), J. Craig Wheeler (UT Austin), Jozsef Vinko (U Szeged)
Keywords: Supernova, Optical
Related Objects:
2020pzz [ZTF20ablwaoe]
RA, DEC:23:27:48.263, +01:55:46.76
(351.951095, 1.929656)
Redshift:
Type:
We report the classification of AT2020pzz as a Type IIn SN.
Released: 2020-08-13 14:32:06
ATLAS20vmy (AT2020rdo): discovery of a candidate SN in 2MASX J02565562-3533026 (89 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rdo [ATLAS20vmy]
RA, DEC:02:56:54.574, -35:32:52.12
(44.227390, -35.547810)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20vmy (AT2020rdo) in galaxy 2MASX J02565562-3533026. At a distance of 89 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59071.59 (2020-08-10.59...
Released: 2020-08-13 14:31:16
ATLAS20vmx (AT2020rdg): discovery of a candidate SN in MCG -02-35-005 (93 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rdg [ATLAS20vmx]
RA, DEC:13:36:03.779, -14:53:58.60
(204.015745, -14.899610)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20vmx (AT2020rdg) in galaxy MCG -02-35-005. At a distance of 93 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59072.24 (2020-08-11.24) with an...
Released: 2020-08-13 09:16:29
ATLAS20vtd (AT2020rfd): discovery of a candidate supernova in IC 3309 (66 Mpc)
T.-W. Chen (Stockholm), K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020rfd [ATLAS20vtd]
RA, DEC:12:25:20.210, +28:23:00.17
(186.334208, 28.383381)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20vtd (AT2020rfd) in galaxy IC 3309. At a distance of 66 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59073.24 (2020-08-12.24) with an absolu...
Released: 2020-08-12 08:25:27
Spectroscopic classification of SN 2020qln
J. P. U. Fynbo, M. A. Keniger, J. Weaver IV (U. Copenhagen), P. Lindquist Henriksen (DTU Space), J. Sollerman (OKC), ...
Related Objects:
2020qln
RA, DEC:01:14:04.286, -01:44:27.35
(18.517860, -1.740932)
Redshift:0.016
Type:SN Ia
We report the spectroscopic classification of SN 2020qln as a Type Ia supernova.
Released: 2020-08-12 08:22:43
Spectroscopic classification of ZTF20abqvsik / AT2020rcq
Laurane Lisa Fréour, Cecilie Koeertz Wedderkopp, Louise Vandbæk Kroer, Yasmin Jundiyeh (DTU Space), Rene T. Rasmussen...
Related Objects:
2020rcq [ZTF20abqvsik]
RA, DEC:11:57:14.680, +49:17:31.99
(179.311167, 49.292219)
Redshift:0.002597
Type:SN Ia
Related Notes:
We report the spectroscopic classification of AT 2020rcq as a Type Ia supernova.
Released: 2020-08-11 19:22:48
ZTF early discovery of the rapidly rising transient ZTF20abqvsik / AT2020rcq
Nora Linn Strotjohann, Rachel Bruch, Yi Yang, Steve Schulze, Avishay Gal-Yam, Ofer Yaron, Erez Zimmerman, Ido Irani (...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Transient, Optical
Related Objects:
2020rcq [ZTF20abqvsik]
RA, DEC:11:57:14.680, +49:17:31.99
(179.311167, 49.292219)
Redshift:0.002597
Type:SN Ia
We report the ZTF discovery of ZTF20abqvsik / AT2020rcq - a rapidly rising young transient in the nearby galaxy UGC 06930 at z=0.00259. At a distance of ~11 Mpc the transient was discovered on Aug...
Released: 2020-07-31 23:57:29
ATLAS20vcv (AT2020qnb): discovery of a candidate SN in NGC 5405 (100 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020qnb [ATLAS20vcv]
RA, DEC:14:01:09.932, +07:42:00.90
(210.291382, 7.700250)
Redshift:
Type:
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20vcv (AT2020qnb) in galaxy NGC 5405. At a distance of 100 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59060.25 (2020-07-30.25) with an abso...
Released: 2020-07-31 15:27:40
Spectroscopic classification of the bright NIR transient PGIR20eid/SN2020qmp as a young Type II supernova in UGC07125
K. De (Caltech), M. Hankins (Caltech), M. M. Kasliwal (Caltech), M. Ashley (UNSW), A. Babul (Columbia), J. Jencson (A...
Source Group: Gattini
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020qmp [PGIR20eid]
RA, DEC:12:08:44.440, +36:48:17.28
(182.185167, 36.804800)
Redshift:0.003
Type:SN II
Related Notes:
We report spectroscopic classification of the bright NIR transient PGIR20eid/SN2020qmp as a young Type II supernova in UGC07125.
Released: 2020-07-31 01:01:36
Discovery of young rising transient ZTF20abpgnos / AT2020qna
A. Munoz Arancibia (MAS), L. Hernandez-Garcia (MAS), M. Catelan (UC/MAS), P. Sanchez-Saez (MAS/UC/UAI), E. Camacho (U...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Transient
Related Objects:
2020qna [ZTF20abpgnos]
RA, DEC:20:48:25.181, +29:45:04.83
(312.104919, 29.751341)
Redshift:
Type:
We report the discovery ZTF20abpgnos / AT2020qna, a young rising transient reported by the ALeRCE broker (TNS #78910) using the ZTF public alert stream. The object was detected on ZTF r-band images...
Released: 2020-07-30 18:53:47
Palomar Gattini-IR NIR discovery of a candidate young supernova PGIR20eid / AT2020qmp in UGC07125 at 12 Mpc
K. De (Caltech), M. Hankins (Caltech), M. M. Kasliwal (Caltech), M. Ashley (UNSW), A. Babul (Columbia), J. Jencson (A...
Source Group: Gattini
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
We report the discovery of a bright candidate supernova PGIR20eid / AT2020qmp in the nearby galaxy UGC07125 at 12 Mpc. The transient was first detected on UT 2020-07-30 at a magnitude of J = 14.74 ...
Released: 2020-07-29 15:15:32
ATLAS20uuo (AT2020qln): discovery of a candidate SN in UGC 00784 (85 Mpc)
K. W. Smith, S. Srivastav, O. McBrien, S. J. Smartt, J. Gillanders, P. Clark, M. Fulton, D. O'Neill, D. R. Young...
Source Group: ATLAS
Keywords: Supernova
Related Objects:
2020qln [ATLAS20uuo]
RA, DEC:01:14:04.286, -01:44:27.35
(18.517860, -1.740932)
Redshift:0.016
Type:SN Ia
Here we report the ATLAS discovery of the transient ATLAS20uuo (AT2020qln) in galaxy UGC 00784. At a distance of 85 Mpc, the transient was discovered on MJD = 59058.52 (2020-07-28.52) with an abso...

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