Discovery certificate for object 2020mob
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 73952 [ 2020TNSTR1791....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-14 21:16:35
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: SN 2020mob
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abfcrzj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:26:52.288 (306.7178675) DEC = -18:37:02.13 (-18.6172586)
Discovery date: 2020-06-14 09:16:14.998 (JD=2459014.8862847)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 6912
Host redshift: 0.023244

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20abfcrzj

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-14 09:16:14.998
Flux: 18.5757 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-02 11:02:21
Limiting flux: 19.9891 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/2020mob