Discovery certificate for object 2020hzq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68578 [ 2020TNSTR1107....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-23 20:44:02
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, L. Galbany, G. Pignata, E. Camacho, 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 2020hzq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavqbdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:06:32.355 (166.6348126) DEC = +52:24:42.13 (52.4117028)
Discovery date: 2020-04-23 05:48:39.004 (JD=2458962.7421181)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J110632.10+522443.1
Host redshift: 0.114656

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aavqbdh

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-23 05:48:39.004
Flux: 19.9981 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-17 07:00:20
Limiting flux: 20.3144 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/2020hzq