Discovery certificate for object 2020aawk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90671 [ 2020TNSTR3545....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-24 19:58:15
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 2020aawk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20actiqaf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:07:36.590 (106.9024588) DEC = +57:42:35.46 (57.7098489)
Discovery date: 2020-11-24 09:50:10.997 (JD=2459177.9098495)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J070736.72+574235.4

Remarks: Early SN candidate (g-rise > 0.09+-0.03 mag/day) classified using ALeRCE's stamp classifier - see http://arxiv.org/abs/2008.03309 - and the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20actiqaf

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-24 09:50:10.997
Flux: 20.2848 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-22 11:30:19
Limiting flux: 20.058 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/2020aawk