Classification certificate for object 2018hju
TNS Classification Report No. 2904 [ 2018TNSCR1595....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-17 22:17:16
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

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

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.041

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024), good matches are found to normal SNe Ia a few days before maximum light. The best template match is to SN 1989B at z = 0.041.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-10-17 21:48:30
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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