Classification certificate for object 2016itd
TNS Classification Report No. 634 [ 2016TNSCR1022....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-08 19:14:47
Sender: Dr. Miho Kawabata
Group: None

Miho Kawabata report/s a classification of object: SN 2016itd

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.0175

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-12-06 19:12:00
Instrument: HOWPol
Telescope: KANATA 1.5-m Optical and Near-Infrared telescope

Remarks: The spectrum is consistent with that of a Type Ia supernova a few days before the maximum date. It shows the strong absorption line of Si II whose line velocity reaches around 11,000 km/s.

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