Discovery certificate for object 2020jin
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 70084 [ 2020TNSTR1271....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-09 20:20:56
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 2020jin
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aayvpqy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:08:24.088 (182.1003682) DEC = -05:21:06.57 (-5.3518245)
Discovery date: 2020-05-09 04:37:13.996 (JD=2458978.6925231)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J120824.07-052108.7

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20aayvpqy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-09 04:37:13.996
Flux: 20.0017 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-06 04:51:00
Limiting flux: 19.1504 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/2020jin