Discovery Date: 2018-12-28 10:53:33 UTC
Discovery MJD: 58480.45
Disc r-Mag: 19.38±0.16
Latest Date: 2019-02-09 05:05:42 UTC
Latest MJD: 58523.21
Latest r-Mag: 19.88±0.16
Transient Name Server
SN Ia SN2018ldq
The transient was discovered on 28th December 2018 at 11:38:21 (MJD 58480.48) by ZTF as ZTF18adazgdh with a discovery magnitude of g = 19.08. It was subsequently classified as a SN Ia at z = 0.077.
Sherlock Contextual Classification
Prediction: Nuclear Transient
The transient is synonymous with SDSSJ094530.60%2B152105.8; an r=17.17 mag galaxy found in the NED/SDSS catalogues. It's located 1.2 arcsec (1.8 Kpc) from the galaxy core. A host z=0.077 implies a m - M = 37.71.
Difference Image Lightcurve
Access the data from this plot in the ZTF Alert Packet Data table below.