Discovery certificate for object 2020hie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 67696 [ 2020TNSTR1034....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-15 19:17:16
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, L. Galbany, G. Pignata, J. Silva-Farfan, 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 2020hie
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aauusjx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:24:13.440 (201.0560001) DEC = +30:00:48.28 (30.0134114)
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 06:23:51.000 (JD=2458954.7665625)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J132413.53+300048.1
Host redshift: 0.201

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aauusjx

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 06:23:51.000
Flux: 19.7266 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-05 11:29:53
Limiting flux: 19.5151 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/2020hie