Classification certificate for object 2018fru
TNS Classification Report No. 2646 [ 2018TNSCR1296....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 08:41:20
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

Simon Prentice report/s a classification of object: SN 2018fru

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.01026

Remarks: Using Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008, A&A, 488, 383), the observed spectrum matches several SNe II around a week after explosion. Redshift is from the assumed host, UGC 08604.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-09-03 20:59:24
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: