Classification certificate for object 2017czd
TNS Classification Report No. 897 [ 2017TNSCR.429....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-13 17:51:40
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh
Group: Global SN Project

Griffin Hosseinzadeh, Iair Arcavi, D. Andrew Howell, Curtis McCully, Stefano Valenti report/s a classification of object: SN 2017czd

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.008

Remarks: The spectrum shows a blue continuum with narrow galaxy emission lines at the redshift of the proposed host (z=0.008; SDSS DR3, via NED). We therefore classify the transient as a young Type II supernova.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-04-13 11:48:59
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

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