Discovery certificate for object 2020pqh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 77830 [ 2020TNSTR2171....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-18 17:59:21
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 2020pqh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abjgeue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:30:28.720 (52.6196672) DEC = +39:37:10.13 (39.6194795)
Discovery date: 2020-07-18 10:26:45.004 (JD=2459048.9352431)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J033028.59+393709.8
Host redshift: 0.073

Remarks: SN candidate classified by ALeRCE using the public ZTF stream. Discovery image and light curve in


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-18 10:26:45.004
Flux: 20.0027 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Remarks: Data provided by ZTF

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: