Discovery certificate for object 2020boz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60829 [ 2020TNSTR.349....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-01 20:00:55
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

G. Pignata, F.E. Bauer, F. Forster, 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: SN 2020boz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aalbtwh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:32:25.290 (23.10537385) DEC = +49:48:34.97 (49.8097149)
Discovery date: 2020-02-01 02:19:55.000 (JD=2458880.5971644)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J013225.11+494841.5
Host redshift: 0.016

Remarks: Early SN candidate (r-rise > 0.17+-0.03 mag/day) classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aalbtwh

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-01 02:19:55.000
Flux: 20.2397 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-31 02:35:39
Limiting flux: 19.3834 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://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020boz