Classification certificate for object 2016isg
TNS Classification Report No. 635 [ 2016TNSCR1026....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-09 08:50:38
Sender: Mr. Tuomas Kangas
Group: None

Tuomas Kangas report/s a classification of object: SN 2016isg

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.055

Remarks: Good matches to the transient are provided by normal type Ia SNe after maximum light. However, the discovery magnitude at the redshift of the host galaxy corresponds to an absolute magnitude of -20.2.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-12-06 01:55:12
Instrument: ALFOSC
Telescope: Nordic Optical Telescope

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