Classification certificate for object 2018dgk
TNS Classification Report No. 2267 [ 2018TNSCR.981....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 17:29:58
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 2018dgk

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.08

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find a good fit to the normal Type Ia SN 2003du 7 days before maximum light at a redshift of z=0.08.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-07-13 08:17:28
Instrument: FLOYDS-S
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope South

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