Discovery certificate for object 2020yzg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 88490 [ 2020TNSTR3367....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-06 19:27:23
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 2020yzg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpgnej
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:06:49.744 (166.7072647) DEC = +57:41:02.44 (57.684011)
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 11:52:39.999 (JD=2459159.9949074)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 291-029
Host redshift: 0.032249

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acpgnej

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 11:52:39.999
Flux: 19.7117 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-04 12:18:11
Limiting flux: 19.6572 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020yzg