Discovery Date: 2023-04-23 07:15:18 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60057.30
Disc g-Mag: 20.01±0.17
Latest Date: 2023-06-05 05:58:29 UTC
Latest MJD: 60100.25
Latest r-Mag: 16.95±0.03
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2023gps
The transient was discovered on 23rd April 2023 at 07:15:18 (MJD 60057.30) by ZTF as ZTF23aahfxpr with a discovery magnitude of g = 20.01. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.022.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with NGC5939; a J=11.13 mag galaxy found in the NED/NED_D/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. Its located 12.84" S, 8.38" W (6.2 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host distance of 83.0 Mpc(z=0.022) implies a m - M = 34.60.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.