ZTF18adayopt

121.600223, 17.405226

Discovery Date: 2018-12-28 10:09:08 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58480.42
Disc r-Mag: 19.52±0.16
Latest Date: 2019-01-10 05:53:31 UTC
Latest MJD: 58493.25
Latest g-Mag: 19.60±0.13
Peak Mag 19.36±0.12 (r-band)
Peak Date 2019-01-03 10:52:59
Peak MJD 58486.45
Detection Count 7 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 08:06:24.054, 17:24:18.813
Galactic Coords 204.967318, 24.157491
Ecliptic Coords 120.039357, -2.799430

Transient Name Server

AT2018lgx

The transient was discovered on 31st December 2018 at 11:57:07 (MJD 58483.50) by ATLAS as ATLAS18bcjc with a discovery magnitude of orange = 19.43..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Supernova

The transient is possibly associated with 128881216016596004; an r=23.97 mag galaxy found in the PS1 catalogue. It's located 2.17 arcsec N, 4.83 arcsec W from the galaxy centre.

Difference Image Lightcurve

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