Classification certificate for object 2018bgz
TNS Classification Report No. 2016 [ 2018TNSCR.631....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-13 15:03:40
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

Simon Prentice, Chris Ashall report/s a classification of object: SN 2018bgz

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.033927

Remarks: Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008) matches several SNe Ia approximately two weeks before B-max. Redshift assumes host is UGC 09544.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-05-09 00:22:19
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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