ZTF18aabcgyb

179.768125, 26.283485

Discovery Date: 2018-06-07 04:45:57 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58276.20
Disc r-Mag: 18.65±0.05
Latest Date: 2021-11-14 11:27:22 UTC
Latest MJD: 59532.48
Latest r-Mag: 17.49±0.04
Peak Mag 17.49±0.04 (r-band)
Peak Date 2021-11-14 11:27:22
Peak MJD 59532.48
Detection Count 4 (excluding 3 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 11:59:4.350, 26:17:0.545
Galactic Coords 214.093457, 78.280021
Ecliptic Coords 168.680937, 23.880437

Transient Name Server

AT2018lzr

The transient was discovered on 7th May 2018 at 04:06:14 (MJD 58245.17) by ZTF as ZTF18aabcgyb with a discovery magnitude of r = 19.61..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Nuclear Transient

The transient is synonymous with 2MASXJ11590437%2B2617006; a V=14.94 mag galaxy found in the NED_D/SDSS/GSC catalogues. Its located 0.2" (0.1 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host distance of 165.0 Mpc(z=0.047) implies a m - M = 36.09.

Difference Image Lightcurve

Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.