Discovery Date: 2023-03-10 04:38:50 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60013.19
Disc r-Mag: 16.98±0.04
Latest Date: 2023-03-17 03:29:20 UTC
Latest MJD: 60020.15
Latest g-Mag: 17.55±0.05
Transient Name Server
SN Ib SN2023crx
The transient was discovered on 1st March 2023 at 08:42:43 (MJD 60004.36) by GaiaAlerts as Gaia23axm with a discovery magnitude of G = 18.57. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ib at z = 0.012.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with NGC1620; an r=12.16 mag galaxy found in the NED_D/SDSS/LASR catalogues. Its located 19.93" S, 29.25" W (7.2 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host distance of 42.2 Mpc(z=0.012) implies a m - M = 33.13.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.