Discovery Date: 2023-03-13 07:43:29 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60016.32
Disc g-Mag: 16.19±0.04
Latest Date: 2023-03-17 08:31:56 UTC
Latest MJD: 60020.36
Latest r-Mag: 15.84±0.03
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2023bpg
The transient was discovered on 12th February 2023 at 08:29:21 (MJD 59987.35) by ATLAS as ATLAS23byo with a discovery magnitude of orange = 16.57. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.014.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with 2MASXJ12530486-1520328; a W1=14.09 mag galaxy found in the NED/LASR catalogues. Its located 0.6" (0.2 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.014 implies a m - M = 33.92.
Difference Image Lightcurve
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