Discovery certificate for object 2020aauj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90588 [ 2020TNSTR3535....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-23 18:38:26
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

A. Munoz-Arancibia, F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, 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 2020aauj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acthbfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:05:56.101 (106.4837526) DEC = +31:42:22.23 (31.7061738)
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 09:20:09.004 (JD=2459176.8889931)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J070556.06+314222.1

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acthbfv

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 09:20:09.004
Flux: 20.5027 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-21 09:25:21
Limiting flux: 20.631 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/2020aauj