Discovery certificate for object 2020xuy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 87013 [ 2020TNSTR3193....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-21 19:41:51
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, A. Munoz-Arancibia, 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: SN 2020xuy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acmgalc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:29:52.083 (112.4670114) DEC = +11:05:06.72 (11.0851999)
Discovery date: 2020-10-21 12:08:50.004 (JD=2459144.0061343)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J072951.92+110506.7

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acmgalc

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-21 12:08:50.004
Flux: 20.4042 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-21 11:29:47
Limiting flux: 20.5714 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/2020xuy