Discovery certificate for object 2020ovo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 76784 [ 2020TNSTR2114....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-13 18:21:56
Sender: ZTF (ALeRCE)
Reporting Group: ALeRCE     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Forster, F.E. Bauer, L. Galbany, G. Pignata, E. Camacho, J. Silva-Farfan, A. Mourao, 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, 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 2020ovo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abljxlg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:28:32.890 (307.13704195) DEC = -25:52:38.24 (-25.87728915)
Discovery date: 2020-07-13 08:02:56.003 (JD=2459043.8353704)

Potential host galaxy: WISEA J202832.87-255238.4
Host redshift: 0.039988

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in http://alerce.online/object/ZTF20abljxlg

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-13 08:02:56.003
Flux: 19.6023 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-10 11:04:02
Limiting flux: 19.2583 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/2020ovo