Discovery Date: 2018-12-09 11:37:59 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58461.48
Disc g-Mag: 17.82±0.08
Latest Date: 2019-01-25 11:22:26 UTC
Latest MJD: 58508.47
Latest r-Mag: 18.88±0.15
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018jnf
The transient was discovered on 5th December 2018 at 22:24:57 (MJD 58457.93) by GaiaAlerts as Gaia18dsd with a discovery magnitude of G = 18.69. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.050.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with 11504148+2441491; a J=15.32 mag galaxy found in the 2MASS catalogue. It's located 26.03 arcsec S, 17.44 arcsec E from the galaxy centre.
Difference Image Lightcurve
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