Classification certificate for object 2017fbp
TNS Classification Report No. 1087 [ 2017TNSCR.775....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-07-17 19:14:44
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh
Group: Global SN Project

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

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.023

Remarks: Using Superfit (Howell et al. 2005, ApJ, 634, 1190), we find a good fit to the 99aa-like Type Ia SN 1999ac (Garavini et al. 2005, AJ, 130, 2278) at maximum light at the redshift of the proposed host galaxy (z=0.023; SDSS DR13, via NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-07-15 14:21:01
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/2017fbp