Classification certificate for object 2017hn
TNS Classification Report No. 711 [ 2017TNSCR..53....1X ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-12 07:46:56
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: None

Danfeng Xiang, Liming Rui, Xiaofeng Wang (THU), Liyun Zhang (GZU), Junjun, Jia, Meng Zhai, Tianmeng Zhang (NAOC) report/s a classification of object: SN 2017hn

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.0238

Remarks: A spectrum taken on Jan. 11.9 with the Xinglong 2.16-m telescope indicates that this transient is a type Ia supernova at around the maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-01-11 21:36:00
Instrument: Phot-spec
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

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