Classification certificate for object 2017ijx
TNS Classification Report No. 1483 [ 2017TNSCR1340....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-27 06:01:01
Sender: Ms. Danfeng Xiang
Group: None

H. Lin, D. Xiang, L. Rui, X. Wang(THU), X. Zhang(THU), J. Jia(NAOC), T. Zhang(NAOC), J. Zhang(YNAO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2017ijx

Type: SN Ia

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-11-26 20:35:22
Instrument: Cassegrain
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Remarks: A spectrum taken on UT NOV. 27.86 2017 indicates that this transient is consistent with a type Ia supernova a about one week before maximum light.

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