Discovery Date: 2023-04-10 04:52:04 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60044.20
Disc r-Mag: 19.19±0.11
Latest Date: 2023-06-06 04:53:22 UTC
Latest MJD: 60101.20
Latest g-Mag: 19.17±0.14
Transient Name Server
SN Ia-91T-like SN2023exu
The transient was discovered on 9th April 2023 at 06:32:41 (MJD 60043.27) by Pan-STARRS as PS23bmi with a discovery magnitude of w = 19.85. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia-91T-like at z = 0.033.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with CGCG065-050; a J=12.61 mag galaxy found in the NED_D/SDSS/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. Its located 8.47" N, 15.49" E (10.6 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host distance of 125.0 Mpc(z=0.033) implies a m - M = 35.48.
Difference Image Lightcurve
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