Discovery Date: 2018-11-10 12:55:53 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58432.54
Disc r-Mag: 19.47±0.12
Latest Date: 2018-11-21 11:06:17 UTC
Latest MJD: 58443.46
Latest r-Mag: 19.97±0.20
Transient Name Server
SN Ic-BL SN2018ium
The transient was discovered on 10th November 2018 at 12:55:53 (MJD 58432.54) by ZTF as ZTF18achdzwk with a discovery magnitude of r = 19.47. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ic-BL at z = 0.032.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with IC0596; a J=12.07 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS/2MASS/PS1 catalogues. It's located 6.84 arcsec N, 5.75 arcsec E (5.6 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.032 implies a m - M = 35.72.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.