Discovery certificate for object 2020cyx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62325 [ 2020TNSTR.562....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-20 17:28:21
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 2020cyx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaporoa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:28:35.061 (202.1460866) DEC = -13:00:06.39 (-13.0017745)
Discovery date: 2020-02-20 11:04:26.000 (JD=2458899.961412)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J132834.80-130008.6

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aaporoa

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-20 11:04:26.000
Flux: 19.0638 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-16 13:00:35
Limiting flux: 19.8856 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/2020cyx