Classification certificate for object 2018aks
TNS Classification Report No. 1792 [ 2018TNSCR.388....1O ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-23 09:46:25
Sender: Dr. Lina Tomasella
Group: Padova-Asiago

P. Ochner, S. Benetti, L. Tomasella, E. Cappellaro, M. Turatto (INAF-OAPd) and K. Z. Stanek (Ohio State) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018aks

Type: SN Ic
Redshift: 0.06

Remarks: Noisy spectrum which shows fair matches with normal Type Ic SNe around maximum light. The redshift has been deduced with SNID.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-03-22 19:17:00
Instrument: AFOSC
Telescope: Asiago Ekar Telescope

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