Classification certificate for object 2016eja
TNS Classification Report No. 300 [ 2016TNSCR.496....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-07-28 09:05:32
Sender: Dr. David Bersier
Group: ASAS-SN

David Bersier report/s a classification of object: SN 2016eja

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.03

Remarks: This is a normal type Ia supernova a few days before maximum light. An emission line is clearly visible in the 2D image. Identifying this line with H alpha yields a redshift for the host galaxy of z=0.030.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-07-28 03:20:17
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

Remarks: A spectrum was obtained with the SPRAT spectrograph mounted on the robotic 2m Liverpool Telescope at the Roque de los Muchachos observatory (La Palma). Observations started on 2016 Jul 28.14.

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