Classification certificate for object 2018gqd
TNS Classification Report No. 2813 [ 2018TNSCR1457....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-27 08:34:15
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

S. J. Prentice, M. R. Magee (QUB) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018gqd

Type: SN I

Remarks: This object is of ambiguous classification. Using SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) we found matches to SNe Ib at z~0.02 and SNe Ia at z~0.045, both shortly after maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-09-24 21:45:07
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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