Classification certificate for object 2018hov
TNS Classification Report No. 2952 [ 2018TNSCR1675....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-02 23:06:58
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

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

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.067

Remarks: SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) and Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008, A&A, 488, 383) find matches to a post-max SNe II with some of the better matches to SNe IIn.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-11-01 05:20:17
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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