Discovery certificate for object 2020zoq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89166 [ 2020TNSTR3438....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-14 18:40:57
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe, K. Z. Stanek, C. S. Kochanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020zoq
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20oc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:36:21.542 (159.08976) DEC = +13:43:08.94 (13.71915)
Discovery date: 2020-11-14 13:27:50.400 (JD=2459168.061)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 05760
Host redshift: 0.01004

Remarks: Relatively nearby host galaxy, candidate confirmed by follow-up imaging


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-14 13:27:50.400
Flux: 17.5 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-12 08:38:24
Limiting flux: 16.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Cassius
Telescope: ASASSN-Cassius

Details of the new object can be viewed here: