Discovery certificate for object 2020aarq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90443 [ 2020TNSTR3518....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-21 15:38:33
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, A. Munoz-Arancibia, L. Hernandez-Garcia, G. Pignata, L. Galbany, G. Pignata, E. Camacho, J. Silva-Farfan, A. Mourao, J. Arredondo, G. Cabrera-Vives, R. Carrasco-Davis, P.A. Estevez, P. Huijse, E. Reyes, I. Reyes, P. Sanchez-Saez, C. Valenzuela, E. Castillo, D. Ruz-Mieres, D. Rodriguez-Mancini, M. Catelan, S. Eyheramendy, M.J. Graham on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020aarq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acqwzxr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:29:15.776 (7.3157354) DEC = +13:10:01.04 (13.166954975)
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 04:34:51.997 (JD=2459169.6908796)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J002915.71+131003.1
Host redshift: 0.1455

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acqwzxr

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 04:34:51.997
Flux: 20.3618 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-14 05:27:46
Limiting flux: 20.1084 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020aarq