Discovery Date: 2018-12-09 06:09:26 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58461.26
Disc r-Mag: 19.21±0.12
Latest Date: 2019-01-31 03:04:52 UTC
Latest MJD: 58514.13
Latest r-Mag: 19.92±0.17
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018jte
The transient was discovered on 9th December 2018 at 06:10:04 (MJD 58461.26) by ZTF as ZTF18acuimze with a discovery magnitude of r = 19.21. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.056.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with MCG%2B00-09-083; a 16.00 mag galaxy found in the NED catalogue. It's located 1.3 arcsec from the galaxy core.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.