Classification certificate for object 2018nt
TNS Classification Report No. 1710 [ 2018TNSCR.186....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-02-09 15:06:49
Sender: Dr. Jozsef Vinko
Group: TexSNs

Jozsef Vinko report/s a classification of object: SN 2018nt

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.038

Remarks: Heavily reddened SN Ia about 3 weeks after maximum. z = 0.038 from SN features. Presumed host galaxy is SDSS J092327.31+171103.5 with redshift 0.035 (from NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-02-05 04:48:00
Instrument: HET-LRS
Telescope: Hobby-Eberly Telescope

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