Classification certificate for object 2018gvt
TNS Classification Report No. 2816 [ 2018TNSCR1464....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 22:27:44
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

S. J. Prentice (QUB) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018gvt

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.0208

Remarks: Classification using SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) suggests the SN is a type II similar to SN 2004et at maximum light, the classification is not certain however as SN 2004et is returned as the only match.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-09-28 21:34:18
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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