Discovery certificate for object 2020fkk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 65442 [ 2020TNSTR.909....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-30 00:54:03
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: AT 2020fkk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aattsyb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:32:11.176 (248.04656765) DEC = +30:01:42.97 (30.02860285)
Discovery date: 2020-03-28 10:39:59.003 (JD=2458936.9444329)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J163211.23+300141.9

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aattsyb

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-28 10:39:59.003
Flux: 20.2776 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-06 12:50:27
Limiting flux: 20.7494 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/2020fkk