Classification certificate for object 2016iyx
TNS Classification Report No. 703 [ 2017TNSCR..41....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-09 17:07:22
Sender: Jose Prieto
Group: ASAS-SN

J. L. Prieto, G. Simonian report/s a classification of object: SN 2016iyx

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.041

Remarks: We obtained spectra (range 3960-6850 Angstroms) of AT2016iyx and AT2016iyy on UT 2017 Jan 8.3 with OSMOS mounted on the MDM 2.4m telescope at KPNO. The spectrum of AT2016iyx is that of a normal Type Ia a couple of weeks after maximum light. Nebular lines of Halpha, Hbeta and [O III] from its host galaxy give a redshift of z=0.0410.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-01-08 07:28:12
Instrument: OSMOS
Telescope: MDM 2.4m Hiltner

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