Discovery Date: 2023-05-18 09:22:28 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60082.39
Disc g-Mag: 20.62±0.28
Latest Date: 2023-05-20 09:19:46 UTC
Latest MJD: 60084.39
Latest r-Mag: 19.71±0.16
Transient Name Server
The transient was discovered on 18th May 2023 at 09:23:02 (MJD 60082.39) by ZTF as ZTF18aakyddg with a discovery magnitude of g = 20.62..
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with SDSS J160125.12+531454.7; a V=16.67 mag galaxy found in the SDSS/GSC catalogues. Its located 0.1" (0.3 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.101 implies a m - M = 38.35.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.