Classification certificate for object 2018aad
TNS Classification Report No. 1784 [ 2018TNSCR.373....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-20 04:33:26
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh
Group: Global SN Project

Griffin Hosseinzadeh, Daichi Hiramatsu, Iair Arcavi, Jamison Burke, D. Andrew Howell, Curtis McCully, Stefano Valenti report/s a classification of object: SN 2018aad

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.01

Remarks: The spectrum shows a blue continuum with a broad H-alpha P Cygni profile. We therefore classify it as a young Type II supernova.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-03-17 09:22:37
Instrument: FLOYDS-S
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope South

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018aad