Discovery Date: 2023-02-04 07:03:39 UTC
Discovery MJD: 59979.29
Disc g-Mag: 15.24±0.02
Latest Date: 2023-03-18 06:04:58 UTC
Latest MJD: 60021.25
Latest g-Mag: 15.68±0.14
Transient Name Server
SN Ic SN2023bee
The transient was discovered on 1st February 2023 at 17:59:54 (MJD 59976.75) by DLT40 as DLT23b with a discovery magnitude of Clear = 17.26. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ic at z = 0.007.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with NGC2708:[PWL2002]STR; an unknown-mag galaxy found in the NED catalogue. Its located 93.00" S, 13.09" W (12.9 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.007 implies a m - M = 32.29.
Difference Image Lightcurve
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