Classification certificate for object 2017jt
TNS Classification Report No. 750 [ 2017TNSCR.112....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-26 13:02:50
Sender: Dr. Hanin Kuncarayakti
Group: NUTS

Hanin Kuncarayakti report/s a classification of object: AT 2017jt

Type: Other
Redshift: 0.175

Remarks: Type uncertain. ATEL #9990: Blue continuum. Object coincides with a faint galaxy. Redshift was derived from host emission lines. At this redshift, the Gaia G-band discovery magnitude corresponds to absolute magnitude around -20.8 mag. Note that this absolute magnitude estimate does not take into account host galaxy contamination.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-01-22 21:21:36
Instrument: ALFOSC
Telescope: Nordic Optical Telescope

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017jt