ZTF18aazbvwy

259.862844, 27.576439

Discovery Date: 2023-04-19 11:07:27 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60053.46
Disc g-Mag: 20.68±0.33
Latest Date: 2023-06-22 07:38:50 UTC
Latest MJD: 60117.32
Latest g-Mag: 20.20±0.19
Peak Mag 19.86±0.28 (g-band)
Peak Date 2023-06-02 10:23:24
Peak MJD 60097.43
Detection Count 42 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 17:19:27.083, 27:34:35.180
Galactic Coords 50.229295, 31.284415
Ecliptic Coords 255.797048, 50.517115

Transient Name Server

AT2023jgx

The transient was discovered on 23rd May 2023 at 10:15:16 (MJD 60087.43) by ZTF as ZTF18aazbvwy with a discovery magnitude of g = 20.24..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: AGN

The transient is synonymous with SDSSJ17194+2734; a 19.00 mag AGN found in the VERON catalogue. Its located 1.3" (5.6 Kpc) from the AGN core. A host z=0.273 implies a m - M = 40.72.

Difference Image Lightcurve

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