Discovery Date: 2018-12-20 02:34:02 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58472.11
Disc r-Mag: 18.34±0.08
Latest Date: 2019-01-08 02:47:55 UTC
Latest MJD: 58491.12
Latest r-Mag: 18.90±0.11
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018kil
The transient was discovered on 20th December 2018 at 02:34:04 (MJD 58472.11) by ZTF as ZTF18acynmcp with a discovery magnitude of r = 18.34. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.069.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with SDSSJ002909.19-000619.2; an r=18.97 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS catalogues. It's located 0.6 arcsec (0.7 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.069 implies a m - M = 37.45.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.