Classification certificate for object 2016G
TNS Classification Report No. 6 [ 2016TNSCR..12....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-11 09:33:40
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

Jujia Zhang (YNAO), Xiaofeng Wang(Tsinghua University) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016G

Type: SN Ic-BL
Redshift: 0.009

Remarks: The spectrum shows that SN 2016G is a broadlined type Ic supernova that is similar to SN 2007ru at t = +4.6 days from the explosion. We measure an expansion velocity of about 22000 km/s from Si II 635.5 nm absorption.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-01-10 14:42:31
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

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