That's nonsense. Ubuntu has got to have something newer. Oh look, it does:
Install the package from one of those other versions, preferably the 5.43 version. 5.39 is just abysmally old and may not have your drive in the drive DB.
EDIT: You got lucky:
Device is: In smartctl database [for details use: -P show]
I will read the attributes momentarily.--
Making life hard for others since 1977.
I speak for myself and not my employer/affiliates of my employer.