ZTF23aajpuzw

5.819809, 24.952161

Discovery Date: 2023-05-13 11:32:31 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60077.48
Disc r-Mag: 19.89±0.30
Latest Date: 2023-05-26 11:18:56 UTC
Latest MJD: 60090.47
Latest r-Mag: 18.07±0.07
Peak Mag 17.92±0.07 (r-band)
Peak Date 2023-05-26 11:07:20
Peak MJD 60090.46
Detection Count 50 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 00:23:16.754, 24:57:7.781
Galactic Coords 114.882862, -37.479102
Ecliptic Coords 15.618663, 20.516701

Transient Name Server

AT2023ilw

The transient was discovered on 13th May 2023 at 11:32:38 (MJD 60077.48) by ZTF as ZTF23aajpuzw with a discovery magnitude of r = 19.89..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Supernova

The transient is possibly associated with CGCG479-021; a J=13.81 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. Its located 7.99" S, 8.25" W (13.3 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.060 implies a m - M = 37.14.

Difference Image Lightcurve

Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.