Classification certificate for object 2016gfr
TNS Classification Report No. 417 [ 2016TNSCR.688....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-17 21:35:01
Sender: Mr. Robin Leadbeater
Group: None

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

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.014

Remarks: A low resolution (R~150) spectrum shows a blue continuum and using GELATO https://gelato.tng.iac.es/ gives a match to a type 1a supernova ~7 days pre maximum at z=0.014.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-09-17 20:06:43
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 Ia supernova ~7 days pre maximum at z~0.014

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