Classification certificate for object 2018aoq
TNS Classification Report No. 1822 [ 2018TNSCR.432....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-02 15:04:50
Sender: Dr. Masayuki Yamanaka
Group: None

Masayuki Yamanaka report/s a classification of object: SN 2018aoq

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.003319

Remarks: We carried out the spectroscopic observations of AT 2018aoq on Apr 2.6 using the Hiroshima One-shot Wide-field Polarimetry (HOWPol) installed to the 1.5-m Kanata telescope. The spectrum is dominated by the blue continuum with the weak P Cyg profile of the H alpha. The spectrum is consistent with those of the young Type II supernovae.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-04-02 14:24:00
Instrument: HOWPol
Telescope: KANATA 1.5-m Optical and Near-Infrared telescope

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: