ZTF18acueemg

155.775443, 20.682844

Discovery Date: 2018-12-05 13:08:07 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58457.55
Disc g-Mag: 19.06±0.12
Latest Date: 2019-01-03 11:26:51 UTC
Latest MJD: 58486.48
Latest r-Mag: 20.28±0.21
Peak Mag 19.04±0.15 (g-band)
Peak Date 2018-12-09 11:26:02
Peak MJD 58461.48
Detection Count 14 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 10:23:6.106, 20:40:58.237
Galactic Coords 215.568575, 55.617076
Ecliptic Coords 149.994547, 9.866637

Transient Name Server

AT2018joa

The transient was discovered on 27th November 2018 at 10:50:36 (MJD 58449.45) by ZTF as ZTF18acueemg with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.04..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Nuclear Transient

The transient is synonymous with SDSSJ102306.06%2B204058.1; an r=17.48 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS catalogues. It's located 0.5 arcsec (1.1 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.122 implies a m - M = 38.79.

Difference Image Lightcurve

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