Discovery certificate for object 2020icg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68701 [ 2020TNSTR1115....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-24 21:09:17
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 2020icg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavynon
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:47:19.504 (206.8312661) DEC = +18:06:47.56 (18.1132107)
Discovery date: 2020-04-24 08:26:19.000 (JD=2458963.8516088)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J134719.45+180649.0
Host redshift: 0.066194

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aavynon

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-24 08:26:19.000
Flux: 20.5873 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-23 08:07:35
Limiting flux: 20.7252 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/2020icg