Discovery certificate for object 2020iga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68843 [ 2020TNSTR1123....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-25 20:31:32
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 2020iga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavxkum
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:30:54.228 (217.7259483) DEC = +38:13:33.30 (38.2259174)
Discovery date: 2020-04-25 08:16:52.000 (JD=2458964.8450463)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J143054.22+381333.5
Host redshift: 0.129

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aavxkum

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-25 08:16:52.000
Flux: 20.1275 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-25 06:48:08
Limiting flux: 20.7243 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/2020iga