Classification certificate for object 2017jd
TNS Classification Report No. 713 [ 2017TNSCR..58....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-14 20:53:12
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh
Group: LCOGT SN-KP

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

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.007

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find several good fits to normal Type Ia SNe a few days after maximum light at redshifts consistent with that of the proposed host galaxy (z=0.007; Theureau et al. 1998, A&AS, 130, 333 via NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-01-14 04:58:18
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/2017jd