Discovery Date: 2018-12-13 12:17:31 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58465.51
Disc r-Mag: 17.64±0.06
Latest Date: 2019-04-02 09:38:33 UTC
Latest MJD: 58575.40
Latest r-Mag: 20.12±0.19
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018kbe
The transient was discovered on 13th December 2018 at 12:17:16 (MJD 58465.51) by ZTF as ZTF18acvwbos with a discovery magnitude of r = 17.64. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.030.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with SDSSJ141627.51%2B653131.4; a 19.20 mag galaxy found in the NED catalogue. It's located 0.8 arcsec from the galaxy core.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.