Discovery certificate for object 2020aavb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90609 [ 2020TNSTR3539....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-23 21:14:39
Sender: Mr. Fabio Briganti
Reporting Group: ISSP     Discovery Data Source: None

Fabio Briganti report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020aavb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:28:48.440 (172.201833) DEC = +20:47:37.00 (20.793611)
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 02:46:28.000 (JD=2459176.6156019)

Potential host galaxy: NGC3697


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 02:46:28.000
Flux: 17 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Paolo Campaner and Fabio Briganti report the discovery of PSN in the galaxy NGC3697 in two images taken with reflector 400mm F5.5 at Ponte di Piave Observatory (Italy) in the course of Italian Supernovae Search Project.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-02 03:57:53
Limiting flux: 19 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: