Discovery certificate for object 2020wpd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85739 [ 2020TNSTR3110....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-14 19:04:54
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 2020wpd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aciwhcb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:41:51.734 (325.4655601) DEC = -13:38:17.37 (-13.6381576)
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 04:34:19.001 (JD=2459134.6904977)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J214151.65-133813.6

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aciwhcb

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-12 04:34:19.001
Flux: 20.3159 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-08 06:28:58
Limiting flux: 20.0073 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/2020wpd