Classification certificate for object 2018fsa
TNS Classification Report No. 2670 [ 2018TNSCR1323....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-07 10:08:19
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

S. J. Prentice, P. Clark, K. Maguire (QUB) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018fsa

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.043

Remarks: SNID (Blondin & Tonry, 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024) finds similarity to normal type Ia SN 2004fu a day before B-band maximum.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-09-07 00:59:22
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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