Discovery Date: 2018-12-23 12:15:58 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58475.51
Disc g-Mag: 19.08±0.17
Latest Date: 2019-02-12 05:20:01 UTC
Latest MJD: 58526.22
Latest r-Mag: 19.55±0.12
Transient Name Server
SN Ic SN2018kva
The transient was discovered on 23rd December 2018 at 12:15:50 (MJD 58475.51) by ZTF as ZTF18aczqzrj with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.08. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ic at z = 0.043.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
The transient is possibly associated with SDSSJ083516.32%2B481901.4; an r=18.70 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS/PS1 catalogues. It's located 1.70 arcsec N, 1.20 arcsec W (1.8 Kpc) from the galaxy centre. A host z=0.043 implies a m - M = 36.39.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.