Classification certificate for object 2017ggo
TNS Classification Report No. 1185 [ 2017TNSCR.939....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-08-30 23:37:40
Sender: Dr. Weikang Zheng
Group: LOSS

WeiKang Zheng, Thomas Brink, Alexei V. Filippenko (UC Berkeley) report/s a classification of object: AT 2017ggo

Type: Nova

Remarks: The spectrum shows strong Balmer emission as well as Fe II emission lines, confirming it's a Fe II class Nova.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-08-27 08:11:02
Instrument: KAST
Telescope: 3m Lick Shane Reflector

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