Discovery Date: 2023-09-05 08:45:36 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60192.37
Disc g-Mag: 18.21±0.07
Latest Date: 2023-09-27 11:52:22 UTC
Latest MJD: 60214.49
Latest r-Mag: 17.82±0.06
Transient Name Server
SN II SN2023rix
The transient was discovered on 5th September 2023 at 08:45:36 (MJD 60192.37) by ZTF as with a discovery magnitude of g = 18.21. It was subsequently classified as a SN II at z = 0.014.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with NGC1086; a J=11.57 mag galaxy found in the NED_D/2MASS/LASR catalogues. Its located 0.97" N, 5.24" E (1.4 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host distance of 56.0 Mpc(z=0.013) implies a m - M = 33.74.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.