Discovery certificate for object 2020cxl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62247 [ 2020TNSTR.546....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 16:26:23
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 2020cxl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaomhdn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:38:14.940 (69.5622484) DEC = -05:49:03.25 (-5.8175705)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 04:16:35.000 (JD=2458898.6781829)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J043814.95-054903.5

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aaomhdn

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 04:16:35.000
Flux: 20.1926 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-19 03:08:41
Limiting flux: 20.2521 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/2020cxl