Classification certificate for object 2016bkz
TNS Classification Report No. 173 [ 2016TNSCR.255....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-01 01:06:01
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: PTSS

Jujia Zhang, Baoli Lun(YNAO), Xiaofeng Wang, Wenxiong Li, Zesheng Yang(THU), Bin Li, Haibin Zhao, Lifan Wang (PMO), ZhiJian Xu report/s a classification of object: SN 2016bkz

Type: SN IIP
Redshift: 0.0307

Remarks: A spectrum taken on 2016 Mar. 31. 63 with the Lijiang 2.4-m telescope shows that SN 2016bkz (=PTSS-16brc) is a type IIP supernova similar to SN 2004et at a few days after maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-03-31 15:07:12
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

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