Classification certificate for object 2018bti
TNS Classification Report No. 2036 [ 2018TNSCR.672....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-19 19:19:55
Sender: Daichi Hiramatsu
Group: Global SN Project

Daichi Hiramatsu, Iair Arcavi, Jamison Burke, Griffin Hosseinzadeh, D. Andrew Howell, Curtis McCully, Stefano Valenti report/s a classification of object: SN 2018bti

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.024826

Remarks: Using Superfit (Howell et al. 2005, ApJ, 634, 1190) and SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find good fits to several young Type II supernovae around the redshift of the host galaxy (z=0.024826; SDSS DR4, via NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-05-19 11:31:33
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

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