Discovery certificate for object 2020wcn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85237 [ 2020TNSTR3094....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-12 18:37:03
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020wcn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20achzugy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:44:01.543 (356.00643) DEC = +25:57:46.84 (25.9630105)
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 05:36:57.600 (JD=2459131.734)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 05:36:57.600
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-07 07:50:53
Limiting flux: 20.19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: