Classification certificate for object 2017fvl
TNS Classification Report No. 1101 [ 2017TNSCR.844....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-05 23:01:31
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 2017fvl

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.014

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find several good fits to normal Type Ia supernovae in the week after maximum light at redshifts consistent with that of the proposed host galaxy (z=0.014; De Vaucouleurs et al. 1991, "Third Reference Catalog of Bright Galaxies" via NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-08-05 13:33:17
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

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