Classification certificate for object 2018fav
TNS Classification Report No. 2518 [ 2018TNSCR1192....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-16 11:07:00
Sender: Prof. Subo Dong
Group: None

M. Stritzinger, P. Mazzali, S. Schulze, S. Dong, J. Fynbo, S. Bellotti, C. Konstantopoulou, S.H. Bruun, F. A. Martinez, P. Daly report/s a classification of object: SN 2018fav

Type: SN Ic

Remarks: Close inspection of the spectrum reveals it to most likely be a Type-Ic around maximum light. Comparison of the spectrum with a library of template spectra using SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007) reveals decent mataches with SN 2004aw around maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-08-16 04:19:12
Instrument: ALFOSC
Telescope: Nordic Optical Telescope

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