Discovery certificate for object 2020zpj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89185 [ 2020TNSTR3437....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-14 20:46:17
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 2020zpj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acqjmzk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:43:38.642 (340.911009133333) DEC = -14:04:04.57 (-14.0679364666667)
Discovery date: 2020-11-12 04:18:32.999 (JD=2459165.6795486)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J224338.65-140405.1

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20acqjmzk

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-12 04:18:32.999
Flux: 20.1343 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-05 05:58:18
Limiting flux: 19.1885 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/2020zpj