Classification certificate for object 2017ays
TNS Classification Report No. 812 [ 2017TNSCR.240....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-24 18:53:16
Sender: Dr. Yen-Chen Pan
Group: None

Yen-Chen Pan report/s a classification of object: SN 2017ays

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.0205

Remarks: We classified it as a SN II based on the SOAR/Goodman spectrum obtained on Feb 24. We measure an Halpha velocity of -7,500 km/s.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-02-24 08:23:18
Instrument: Goodman
Telescope: Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope

Remarks: SOAR/Goodman spectrum obtained on Feb 24.

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017ays