Classification certificate for object 2016arp
TNS Classification Report No. 144 [ 2016TNSCR.187....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-06 22:11:27
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh
Group: LCOGT SN-KP

Griffin Hosseinzadeh, Iair Arcavi, D. Andrew Howell, Curtis McCully, Stefano Valenti report/s a classification of object: AT 2016arp

Type: Varstar

Remarks: The spectrum shows a blue continuum with Balmer absorption at redshift z=0. We therefore classify the object as a variable star.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-03-05 10:25:49
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016arp