Discovery certificate for object 2020fql
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 65704 [ 2020TNSTR.914....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-31 15:59:42
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 2020fql
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aatwouw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:46:47.713 (146.69880435) DEC = +25:55:59.10 (25.93308335)
Discovery date: 2020-03-31 03:54:45.999 (JD=2458939.6630324)

Potential host galaxy: CGCG 122-077
Host redshift: 0.059405

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aatwouw

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-31 03:54:45.999
Flux: 20.0146 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-28 06:08:27
Limiting flux: 20.6249 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/2020fql