Classification certificate for object 2018akx
TNS Classification Report No. 1867 [ 2018TNSCR.511....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-18 21:29:31
Sender: Dr. Nadejda Blagorodnova
Group: ZTF

Nadejda Blagorodnova report/s a classification of object: AT 2018akx

Type: LBV

Remarks: Strong Ha, Hb and Ca consistent with z=0. Possibly and LBV in NGC 3109.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-04-09 05:14:05
Instrument: SEDM
Telescope: Palomar 1.5m

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