Discovery Date: 2018-12-04 04:23:05 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58456.18
Disc r-Mag: 18.78±0.08
Latest Date: 2018-12-22 03:05:59 UTC
Latest MJD: 58474.13
Latest r-Mag: 19.36±0.13
Transient Name Server
The transient was discovered on 27th November 2018 at 08:08:09 (MJD 58449.34) by ATLAS as ATLAS18znj with a discovery magnitude of orange = 18.37..
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with FGC0055; a J=12.19 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. It's located 4.14 arcsec S, 8.73 arcsec W (7.6 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.040 implies a m - M = 36.21.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.