Discovery Date: 2023-09-06 08:03:16 UTC
Discovery MJD: 60193.34
Disc g-Mag: 18.66±0.08
Latest Date: 2023-09-28 07:33:52 UTC
Latest MJD: 60215.32
Latest r-Mag: 16.74±0.04
Transient Name Server
SN II SN2023rky
The transient was discovered on 6th September 2023 at 08:03:50 (MJD 60193.34) by ZTF as ZTF23abbccir with a discovery magnitude of g = 18.66. It was subsequently classified as a SN II at z = 0.015.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with SDSSJ004752.19%2B193544.4; an r=21.64 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS catalogues. Its located 7.32" S, 12.19" E (4.6 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.016 implies a m - M = 34.18.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.