Discovery Date: 2018-12-17 03:35:01 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58469.15
Disc g-Mag: 19.17±0.14
Latest Date: 2018-12-20 02:13:41 UTC
Latest MJD: 58472.09
Latest r-Mag: 19.15±0.13
Transient Name Server
The transient was discovered on 10th December 2018 at 06:15:50 (MJD 58462.26) by ATLAS as ATLAS18bbrd with a discovery magnitude of cyan = 18.98..
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with 2MASXJ22304424-0051207; a J=13.96 mag galaxy found in the NED_D/SDSS/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. It's located 2.84 arcsec N, 7.93 arcsec E (15.4 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host distance of 393.0 Mpc(z=0.089) implies a m - M = 37.97.
Difference Image Lightcurve
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