Classification certificate for object 2016cyk
TNS Classification Report No. 608 [ 2016TNSCR1001....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-05 14:06:48
Sender: Jose Prieto
Group: ASAS-SN

E. Falco, M. Calkins, P. Challis, R. Kirshner, J. L. Prieto, K. Z. Stanek report/s a classification of object: SN 2016cyk

Type: SN II

Remarks: Optical spectra (range 350-760nm) of the supernova candidate ASASSN-16go/AT2016cyk was obtained on UT 2016 July 4.2 with the F. L. Whipple Observatory 1.5-m telescope (+ FAST). The spectrum of ASASSN-16go shows a blue continuum and a broad H-alpha line, indicating this is a young Type II SN.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-07-04 04:04:36
Instrument: FAST
Telescope: FLWO 1.5m Tillinghast

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