Classification certificate for object 2016bme
TNS Classification Report No. 195 [ 2016TNSCR.298....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-04-17 11:55:34
Sender: Mr. Robin Leadbeater
Group: None

Robin Leadbeater report/s a classification of object: SN 2016bme

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.014

Remarks: Low resolution (R~150) spectrum shows a blue continuum and using GELATO https://gelato.tng.iac.es/ gives a match to a type II supernova a few days old. (Note the object was found at the revised coordinates given, corresponding to the location of 2016bmf

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-04-16 22:44:17
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: R~150 spectrum obtained using modified ALPY spectrograph at Three Hills Observatory as described here http://www.threehillsobservatory.co.uk/astro/spectroscopy_20.htm shows a blue continuum and using GELATO https://gelato.tng.iac.es/ gives a match to a type II supernova a few days old

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