Discovery certificate for object 2020bvc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61070 [ 2020TNSTR.381....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-04 19:42:56
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Reporting Group: ASAS-SN     Discovery Data Source: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: SN 2020bvc
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-20bs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:33:57.024 (218.4876) DEC = +40:14:36.85 (40.24357)
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 14:52:48.000 (JD=2458884.12)

Potential host galaxy: UGC 09379
Host redshift: 0.025235

Remarks: Rapid rise, most likely a very young core-collapse SN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 14:52:48.000
Flux: 17 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-03 14:24:00
Limiting flux: 18.6 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020bvc