ZTF23aakqzrs

211.940197, -27.004092

Discovery Date: 2023-04-27 08:04:05 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60061.34
Disc g-Mag: 19.92±0.22
Latest Date: 2023-05-20 07:37:06 UTC
Latest MJD: 60084.32
Latest g-Mag: 19.56±0.20
Peak Mag 19.56±0.20 (g-band)
Peak Date 2023-05-20 07:37:06
Peak MJD 60084.32
Detection Count 2 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 14:07:45.647, -27:00:14.731
Galactic Coords 323.215939, 32.843702
Ecliptic Coords 219.037050, -13.243626

Transient Name Server

AT2023jih

The transient was discovered on 27th April 2023 at 08:04:05 (MJD 60061.34) by ZTF as ZTF23aakqzrs with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.92..

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Nuclear Transient

The transient is synonymous with NFPJ140745.7-270015; an r=16.30 mag galaxy found in the NED/PS1/LASR catalogues. Its located 0.7" (0.3 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.019 implies a m - M = 34.57.

Difference Image Lightcurve

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