Classification certificate for object 2016bkx
TNS Classification Report No. 170 [ 2016TNSCR.243....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-03-27 09:03:44
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

Jujia Zhang(YNAO), Jianguo Wang(YNAO), Xiaofeng Wang(THU) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016bkx

Type: SN IIP
Redshift: 0.01025

Remarks: A spectrum taken with Lijiang 2.4-m telescope shows that this transient is consistent with a type IIP supernova at 1-2 weeks from the maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-03-26 15:07:12
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

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