Classification certificate for object 2016jdl
TNS Classification Report No. 685 [ 2017TNSCR..12....1X ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-02 14:53:40
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

Danfeng Xiang, Liming Rui, Xiaofeng Wang (THU), Qian Yang, Xuebin Wu (PKU), Feng Xiao, Zhou Fan, Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016jdl

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.0232

Remarks: A spectrum taken on Dec. 30.9 with the Xinglong 2.16-m telescope of NAOC indicates that this transient is a near-maximum-light type Ia supernova with a high photospheric velocity.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-12-30 21:07:12
Instrument: Phot-spec
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

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