Classification certificate for object 2018jrp
TNS Classification Report No. 3266 [ 2018TNSCR1935....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-16 11:06:13
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

S. J. Prentice, K. Skillen, K. Maguire, M. R. Magee, P. Clark (QUB) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018jrp

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.05

Remarks: We find that SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) and Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008, A&A, 488, 383) match the observed spectrum with SNe Ia at a redshift of approximately 0.05 and a phase of some 17 to 19 days past maximum. We do note however that the Gaia light curve was rising as of 7 days ago.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-12-16 06:00:24
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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