Discovery Date: 2018-12-17 04:30:10 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58469.19
Disc g-Mag: 18.64±0.13
Latest Date: 2019-01-10 04:22:33 UTC
Latest MJD: 58493.18
Latest g-Mag: 19.54±0.13
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018kgv
The transient was discovered on 17th December 2018 at 04:30:11 (MJD 58469.19) by ZTF as ZTF18acxijqw with a discovery magnitude of r = 18.55. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.080.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with SDSS J005427+243744.7; a J=16.07 mag galaxy found in the SDSS/2MASS/PS1/GAIA catalogues. It's located 1.35 arcsec S, 0.03 arcsec E from the galaxy centre.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.