Classification certificate for object 2014ek
TNS Classification Report No. 218 [ 2016TNSCR.346....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-05-12 14:27:34
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: TNTS

Jujia Zhang (YNAO), Xiaofeng Wang (Tsinghua University) report/s a classification of object: SN 2014ek

Type: SN Iax[02cx-like]
Redshift: 0.023

Remarks: A spectrum taken with the Lijiang 2.4-m telescope (+YFOSC) on Oct. 22.77 2014 UT indicates that this supernova is similar to SN 2005hk (SN 2002cx) at about 6 days before the maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2014-10-22 18:14:24
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: