Discovery certificate for object 2020aeu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59072 [ 2020TNSTR.170....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-18 15:47:22
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, G. Pignata, F.E. Bauer, 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, F.E. Bauer, M. Catelan, S. Eyheramendy, M.J. Graham on behalf of the ALeRCE broker report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020aeu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaglwlj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:46:17.439 (161.57266075) DEC = +62:58:17.29 (62.9714681)
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 08:41:16.000 (JD=2458866.8619907)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J104617.59+625818.1
Host redshift: 0.172

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aaglwlj

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 08:41:16.000
Flux: 20.5315 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-15 08:40:45
Limiting flux: 19.8921 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://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020aeu