Classification certificate for object 2018bge
TNS Classification Report No. 2015 [ 2018TNSCR.630....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-13 11:02:24
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

Simon Prentice report/s a classification of object: SN 2018bge

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.023894

Remarks: Blue spectrum with H alpha emission and rising light curve suggests SN II, Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008) finds no overall good match however.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-05-07 21:20:31
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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