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Released: 2020-05-24 19:58:37
ZTF Discovery of ZTF20abbiixp: The Likely Optical Afterglow to GRB 200524A
Anna Y. Q. Ho (Caltech), Yuhan Yao (Caltech), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility coll...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020kym [ZTF20abbiixp]
RA, DEC:14:12:10.329, +60:54:19.04
(213.043037, 60.905288)
Redshift:
Type:
Released: 2020-05-07 07:38:28
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN ZTF20aaynrrh / 2020jfo
Steve Schulze (WIS), Jesper Sollermann (OKC), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Anna Ho (Caltech), Yi Yang, Rachel Bruch, Ofer...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020jfo [ZTF20aaynrrh]
RA, DEC:12:21:50.480, +04:28:54.05
(185.460333, 4.481681)
Redshift:0.00502
Type:SN II
We report the ZTF discovery of ZTF20aaynrrh / 2020jfo - a rapidly rising young supernova in the nearby galaxy M61, z=0.005224. At a distance of ~19 Mpc the transient was discovered on 6 May 2020 0...
Released: 2020-04-17 22:08:47
Spectroscopic classification of the intrinsically faint optical transient AT 2020hdh as Type Ic supernova
Andreoni Igor (Caltech), Kishalay De (Caltech), Anastasios Tzanidakis (Caltech), Mansi M. Kasliwal (Caltech)
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020hdh
RA, DEC:14:32:38.466, +31:40:15.57
(218.160273, 31.670993)
Redshift:0.012
Type:SN Ic
Related Notes: , ,
We observed with P60/SEDM the intrinsically faint optical transient AT2020hdh, discovered during the the "Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae" and also found as part of the "Census of the Local Univers...
Released: 2020-04-01 18:03:38
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the potential infant SN ZTF20aatzhhl / 2020fqv
Rachel Bruch (WIS), Jesper Sollerman (OKC), Yi Yang, Steve Schulze, Avishay Gal-Yam (WIS)
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2020fqv [ZTF20aatzhhl]
RA, DEC:12:36:33.260, +11:13:53.87
(189.138583, 11.231631)
Redshift:0.007522
Type:SN IIb
We report the ZTF discovery of ZTF20aatzhhl / 2020fqv - a potential rapidly rising young supernova in the nearby galaxy NGC 4568, z=0.0075. At a distance of ~32 Mpc the transient was discovered on...
Released: 2020-03-09 20:37:04
Gemini-N / GMOS classification of AT2020dih as a classical nova outburst in Messier 94
Kishalay De (Caltech), Anna Ho (Caltech), Adam Miller (Northwestern) on behalf of the ZTF collaboration
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020dih [ZTF20aaqhsil]
RA, DEC:12:50:35.091, +40:58:39.13
(192.646212, 40.977536)
Redshift:
Type:
Related Notes: ,
We report Target of Opportunity spectroscopy of the fast transient AT2020dih / ZTF20aaqhsil / ATLAS20hfc with GMOS on the Gemini North telescope. The spectrum shows intermediate width emission line...
Released: 2020-02-08 16:37:34
Classification of SN2020bvc (ASASSN-20bs) as a young broad-lined Ic supernova in UGC 9379
Daniel Perley (LJMU), Steve Schulze (Weizmann), Rachel Bruch (Weizmann)
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2013cu
RA, DEC:14:33:58.970, +40:14:20.69
(218.495710, 40.239080)
Redshift:
Type:SN II
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2018gep
RA, DEC:16:43:48.201, +41:02:43.38
(250.950838, 41.045383)
Redshift:0.032
Type:SN Ic-BL
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1998bw
RA, DEC:19:35:03.310, -52:50:44.81
(293.763790, -52.845780)
Redshift:
Type:SN Ic
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2020bvc
RA, DEC:14:33:57.009, +40:14:37.62
(218.487539, 40.243784)
Redshift:0.025235
Type:SN Ic-BL
We report Liverpool Telescope spectroscopy of SN 2020bvc, classifying it as a young Ic-BL supernova at d=110 Mpc. Early ZTF, LT, and ASAS-SN photometry shows it to have had an extremely fast initi...
Released: 2020-01-30 22:50:11
ZTF Discovery of ZTF20aajnksq: a Rapidly Fading, Luminous Red Transient at z = 2.9
A. Y. Q. Ho (Caltech), D. A. Perley (LJMU), I. Andreoni (Caltech), C. Fremling (Caltech), K. De (Caltech), B. Cenko (...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020blt [ZTF20aajnksq]
RA, DEC:12:47:04.870, +45:12:02.25
(191.770292, 45.200626)
Redshift:2.9
Type:Afterglow
The Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) reports the discovery of ZTF20aajnksq, a red (g-r=+0.65) transient with a rapid fade rate of 2.5 magnitudes in 1.25 days. A spectrum with the Low Resolution Imag...
Released: 2020-01-08 22:08:33
Early ZTF and UVOT Observations of ZTF20aaelulu, a Supernova Candidate in M100
A. Y. Q. Ho (Caltech), S. Schulze (Weizmann), D. Perley (LJMU), J. Sollerman (OKC), Y. Yang (Weizmann), O. Yaron (Wei...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2020oi [ZTF20aaelulu]
RA, DEC:12:22:54.930, +15:49:24.96
(185.728875, 15.823600)
Redshift:0.0052
Type:SN Ic
We report early photometry of ZTF20aaelulu (AT2020oi) from the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF; ATel #11266) and Swift/UVOT. ZTF20aaelulu is a rapidly rising transient coincident with M100 (z=0.0052...
Released: 2019-11-14 23:22:21
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN AT2019ust (ZTF19acryurj)
Rachel Bruch, Steve Schulze, Ofer Yaron, Yi Yang (WIS), Mattia Bulla (OKC, Nordita) and Avishay Gal-Yam (WIS) on beha...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2019ust
RA, DEC:00:54:22.420, +31:40:12.61
(13.593417, 31.670169)
Redshift:0.022035
Type:SN II
Released: 2019-11-05 20:41:27
Public reports of transients from the Zwicky Transient Facility volume limited experiment
K. De (Caltech), A. Tzanidakis (Caltech), M. M. Kasliwal (Caltech), C. Fremling (Caltech), S. R. Kulkarni (Caltech) ...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2019ubs
RA, DEC:02:26:24.110, +28:30:28.55
(36.600458, 28.507931)
Redshift:0.034
Type:SN Ia
,
2019ubr
RA, DEC:06:25:52.312, +64:44:38.40
(96.467966, 64.744000)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019tyf
RA, DEC:01:14:55.176, -14:27:29.07
(18.729900, -14.458075)
Redshift:
Type:
,
2019tuj
RA, DEC:00:54:40.935, -01:34:30.04
(13.670563, -1.575010)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019tkn
RA, DEC:00:25:42.053, +08:38:08.36
(6.425220, 8.635656)
Redshift:0.043
Type:SN Ia
Related Notes:
We announce the beginning of public reports to the Transient Name Sever (TNS) of transients saved as a part of the volume limited experiment of the Zwicky Transient Facility. The volume-limited exp...
Released: 2019-08-28 19:50:39
ZTF and LT Discovery of the Bright, Nearby Superluminous Supernova SN 2019neq / ZTF19abpbopt
Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Lin Yan (Caltech), Avishay Gal-Yam (Weizmann), Steve Schulze (Weizmann), Kirsty Taggart (LJM...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2019neq [ZTF19abpbopt]
RA, DEC:17:54:26.736, +47:15:40.62
(268.611402, 47.261284)
Redshift:0.1075
Type:SLSN-I
We report the discovery and classification of a bright and nearby superluminous supernova in a ZTF high-cadence public field.
Released: 2019-07-24 17:16:18
The Zwicky Transient Facility Begins Nightly Concurrent Observations of TESS Northern Fields
Lin Yan, T. Prince, S. R. Kulkarni, M. J. Graham, D. Duev, C. Fremling (Caltech), E. Bellm (UW), F. Masci (IPAC)
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2019lcn
RA, DEC:17:03:21.383, +55:43:35.41
(255.839095, 55.726501)
Redshift:
Type:
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2019lkt
RA, DEC:16:28:55.520, +70:01:59.05
(247.231333, 70.033069)
Redshift:0.07
Type:SN Ia
,
2019liw
RA, DEC:13:25:45.590, +59:01:07.10
(201.439958, 59.018639)
Redshift:0.073
Type:SN II
,
2019lkr
RA, DEC:16:05:07.980, +73:35:03.95
(241.283250, 73.584431)
Redshift:0.03
Type:SN IIn
The ZTF-TESS nightly concurrent observations started on July 18, 2019.
Released: 2019-07-10 18:06:08
Spectroscopic Classifications of Eighteen Superluminous Supernovae from the Zwicky Transient Facility
Lin Yan (Caltech), Daniel Perley (LJMU), R. Lunnan (OKC), S. Schulze (Weizmann), A. Gal-Yam (Weizmann), K. Taggart (L...
Source Group: ZTF
Related Objects:
2019avv
RA, DEC:15:44:41.518, +51:08:58.22
(236.172993, 51.149507)
Redshift:0.2207
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019cca
RA, DEC:12:02:51.400, -16:39:47.66
(180.714167, -16.663239)
Redshift:0.4103
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019kwq
RA, DEC:17:07:58.840, +58:42:03.90
(256.995167, 58.701083)
Redshift:0.5
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019kwr
RA, DEC:13:22:12.350, +49:54:52.70
(200.551458, 49.914639)
Redshift:0.2022
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019kws
RA, DEC:14:15:04.460, +50:39:06.80
(213.768583, 50.651889)
Redshift:0.1977
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019dlr
RA, DEC:11:17:34.180, +00:30:02.79
(169.392417, 0.500774)
Redshift:0.26
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019cwu
RA, DEC:14:51:37.295, +48:59:13.73
(222.905396, 48.987147)
Redshift:0.32
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019kwt
RA, DEC:19:39:22.590, +78:45:43.60
(294.844125, 78.762111)
Redshift:0.3562
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019hht
RA, DEC:12:20:26.091, +17:19:30.63
(185.108711, 17.325174)
Redshift:0.2298
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019kwu
RA, DEC:13:57:39.770, +64:21:18.60
(209.415708, 64.355167)
Redshift:0.6
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019gqi
RA, DEC:14:21:12.014, +28:54:05.88
(215.300060, 28.901634)
Redshift:0.3642
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019kwv
RA, DEC:15:00:39.080, +20:16:45.40
(225.162833, 20.279278)
Redshift:0.3284
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019fdr
RA, DEC:17:09:06.859, +26:51:20.50
(257.278579, 26.855695)
Redshift:0.2666
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019fiy
RA, DEC:14:05:46.728, +33:27:38.19
(211.444701, 33.460609)
Redshift:0.67
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019gfm
RA, DEC:15:35:46.593, +24:03:44.93
(233.944139, 24.062480)
Redshift:0.1816
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019hno
RA, DEC:19:39:12.963, +62:43:40.87
(294.804012, 62.728020)
Redshift:0.26
Type:SLSN-I
,
2019kww
RA, DEC:22:57:48.660, +42:56:59.00
(344.452750, 42.949722)
Redshift:0.2723
Type:SLSN-II
,
2019kcy
RA, DEC:14:08:19.781, +08:58:01.01
(212.082423, 8.966949)
Redshift:0.4
Type:SLSN-I
Related Notes:
We report spectral classifications of 18 low- to intermediate-redshift superluminous supernovae from the Zwicky Transient Facility (Bellm et al. 2018, PASP 131, 995). 
Released: 2019-06-10 19:17:26
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN AT2019hgp (ZTF19aayejww)
Rachel Bruch, Steve Schulze, Yi Yang, Avishay Gal-Yam, Ofer Yaron (WIS), Daniel Perley (LJMU) on behalf of the ZTF co...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2019hgp [ZTF19aayejww]
RA, DEC:15:36:12.874, +39:44:00.56
(234.053641, 39.733489)
Redshift:
Type:
Released: 2019-06-01 22:15:39
ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN 2019gmh (ZTF19aawgxdn)
Avishay Gal-Yam, Rachel Bruch, Steve Schulze (WIS), Kirsty Taggart (LJMU), Jesper Sollerman (OKC), Lin Yan, Christoff...
Source Group: ZTF
Keywords: Supernova, Transient
Related Objects:
2019gmh [ZTF19aawgxdn]
RA, DEC:16:31:03.170, +41:09:14.33
(247.763208, 41.153981)
Redshift:0.030666
Type:SN II
Released: 2019-05-09 06:15:15
Six months of automatic TNS submission of ZTF transients using AMPEL
J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann)
Source Group: ZTF

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Released: 2020-05-07
Views Count: 1038
Classification of SN 2020jfo (ZTF20aaynrrh) as a young Type II supernova
Daniel Perley (LJMU), Cristina Barbarino (Stockholm), Jesper Sollerman (Stockholm), Tassilo Schwe...
Released: 2019-12-31
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ePESSTO+ re-classification of AT2019xis as a light echo of SN 1987A in the LMC.
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Released: 2019-05-03
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ZTF early discovery and rapid follow-up of the infant SN ZTF20aaynrrh / 2020jfo
Steve Schulze (WIS), Jesper Sollermann (OKC), Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Anna Ho (Caltech), Yi Yang...
Released: 2019-07-20
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Pan-STARRS Search for Kilonovae : discovery of an intrinsically faint transient in UGC 12798 (68 Mpc)
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Released: 2019-03-25
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Avishay Gal-Yam, Ofer Yaron, Avner Sass, Eran Ofek, Nikola Knezevic, Ilan Manulis (WIS)
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Long rise and bump feature in the lightcurve of AT2019fdr - spectroscopy requested
S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, O. McBrien, S. Srivastav, J. Gillanders (Queen's University Belfa...
Released: 2019-08-28
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ZTF and LT Discovery of the Bright, Nearby Superluminous Supernova SN 2019neq / ZTF19abpbopt
Daniel A. Perley (LJMU), Lin Yan (Caltech), Avishay Gal-Yam (Weizmann), Steve Schulze (Weizmann),...

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Released: 2020-03-30
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Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) now reported to and distributed via the TNS
O. Yaron, E. Ofek, A. Gal-Yam, A. Sass (Weizmann)