ZTF18acmyxfx

67.578476, -5.703099

Discovery Date: 2018-11-15 08:25:15 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58437.35
Disc r-Mag: 19.92±0.21
Latest Date: 2019-01-10 06:28:04 UTC
Latest MJD: 58493.27
Latest r-Mag: 19.91±0.19
Peak Mag 18.46±0.13 (r-band)
Peak Date 2018-11-25 09:03:50
Peak MJD 58447.38
Detection Count 12 (excluding 0 neg flux detections)
Equatorial Coords 04:30:18.834, -05:42:11.156
Galactic Coords 200.866599, -33.835741
Ecliptic Coords 64.741158, -27.197538

Transient Name Server

SN Ia SN2018itr

The transient was discovered on 20th November 2018 at 10:52:19 (MJD 58442.45) by ATLAS as ATLAS18zkb with a discovery magnitude of orange = 18.89. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.060.

Sherlock Contextual Classification

Prediction: Supernova

The transient is possibly associated with SDSS J043018.82-054210.6; an r=19.04 mag galaxy found in the SDSS/PS1 catalogues. It's located 0.56 arcsec S, 0.22 arcsec E from the galaxy centre.

Difference Image Lightcurve

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