Classification certificate for object 2017eaw
TNS Classification Report No. 998 [ 2017TNSCR.552....1X ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-14 23:06:24
Sender: Ms. Danfeng Xiang
Group: None

D. Xiang, L. Rui, X. Wang(THU), F. Xiao(NAOC), J. Fu(BNU), T. Zhang(NAOC), J. Zhang(YNAO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2017eaw

Type: SN IIP

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-05-14 19:03:12
Instrument: Cassegrain
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Remarks: A spectrum taken on UT May 14.79 2017 indicates that this transient is consistent with a type IIP supernova a few days after explosion.

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