Discovery certificate for object 2020wza
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86163 [ 2020TNSTR3141....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-16 20:11:13
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: SN 2020wza
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acjutba
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:25:54.515 (6.4771443) DEC = +04:47:50.81 (4.79744805)
Discovery date: 2020-10-16 06:13:03.000 (JD=2459138.7590625)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J002554.54+044750.7
Host redshift: 0.072

Remarks: Early SN candidate (g-rise > 0.47+-0.09 mag/day, r-rise > 0.44+-0.08 mag/day) classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acjutba

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-16 06:13:03.000
Flux: 19.8107 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-14 07:10:06
Limiting flux: 20.5253 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/2020wza