SN 2004dk:

This SN was discovered by LOSS (IAUC 8377) on Aug 1, 2004, and was absent on July 29, 2004, so at most 2 after explosion when reported.

The host galaxy NGC 6118 is at z=0.005247 (NED).

Patat et al. (IAUC 8379) obtained a spectrum of this SN on Aug 3, 2004, identifying it as a type Ic SN.

Photometric typing using prompt P60 BgVR photometry yielded consistent results with the spectroscopic information.

The SN has been detected in X-rays by XMM

Preliminary P60 light curves: