Classification certificate for object 2016hvu
TNS Classification Report No. 568 [ 2016TNSCR.910....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-12 03:26:55
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

J.-J. Zhang, Y.-X. Xin (YNAO), D.-F. Xiang, L.-M. Rui, X.-F. Wang (Tsinghua Univeristy), T.-W. Cao, H.-J. Wang, T.- Zhang(NAOC) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016hvu

Type: SN IIP
Redshift: 0.0185

Remarks: The spectra taken on Nov. 08 and Nov. 11 with Xinglong 2.16-m telescope and Lijiang 2.40-m telescope show that this transient is a type IIP supernova within a few days from the explosion.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-11-11 16:19:12
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

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