Classification certificate for object 2018fqj
TNS Classification Report No. 2779 [ 2018TNSCR1423....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-20 13:54:14
Sender: Mr. Sebastian Gomez
Group: None

Sebastian Gomez, Blanchard Peter, Nicholl Matt, Griffin Hosseinzadeh, Berger Edo (Harvard/CfA) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018fqj

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.1

Remarks: Supernova classified using SNID (Blondin & Tonry, 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024) as a Type Ia near maximum, as reported in ATel #12052. The redshift is inferred from the best fitting SNID template.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-09-09 03:21:08
Instrument: MMT-Blue
Telescope: MMT Observatory 6.5m

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