Discovery Date: 2018-09-13 06:09:40 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58374.26
Disc g-Mag: 19.97±0.14
Latest Date: 2018-09-29 05:40:44 UTC
Latest MJD: 58390.24
Latest r-Mag: 19.61±0.18
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018lpq
The transient was discovered on 13th September 2018 at 00:00:00 (MJD 58374.00) by ZTF as ZTF18abvbayb with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.97. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.130.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with SDSS J173111.18+790311.6; an r=17.37 mag galaxy found in the SDSS catalogue. It's located 3.64 arcsec N, 3.07 arcsec E from the galaxy centre.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.