Classification certificate for object 2018kav
TNS Classification Report No. 3286 [ 2018TNSCR2065....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-17 23:04:02
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

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

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.0325

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) we find a match to SNe Ia approximately a week before maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-12-17 22:38:05
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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