Discovery Date: 2023-05-09 06:06:35 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60073.25
Disc g-Mag: 19.99±0.22
Latest Date: 2023-05-29 07:10:10 UTC
Latest MJD: 60093.30
Latest g-Mag: 19.21±0.17
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2023ifn
The transient was discovered on 9th May 2023 at 06:07:12 (MJD 60073.26) by ZTF as ZTF23aaiypww with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.99. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.088.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with SDSS J124656.5+171832.5; a J=15.80 mag galaxy found in the SDSS/2MASS/PS1/GAIA catalogues. Its located 1.46" N, 0.83" E (2.3 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.088 implies a m - M = 38.02.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.