Discovery certificate for object 2020edd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63676 [ 2020TNSTR.732....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-06 19:52:35
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, G. Pignata, 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 2020edd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaswbzf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:39:45.369 (219.9390382) DEC = +12:40:01.55 (12.6670972)
Discovery date: 2020-03-06 12:08:19.997 (JD=2458915.005787)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J143945.49+124000.9
Host redshift: 0.092

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aaswbzf

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-06 12:08:19.997
Flux: 20.2406 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-03 12:35:55
Limiting flux: 20.3453 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/2020edd