Classification certificate for object 2018yq
TNS Classification Report No. 1759 [ 2018TNSCR.301....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-03-05 19:18:34
Sender: Jose Prieto
Group: ASAS-SN

J. L. Prieto (UDP/MAS), J. Rupert (MDM), S. Dong, P. Chen (KIAA-PKU), J. Shields, K. Z. Stanek (OSU) report/s a classification of object: SN 2018yq

Type: SN Ia

Remarks: We obtained an optical spectrum of ASASSN-18ef on UT 2018 Mar 4.4 with OSMOS mounted on the MDM 2.4m telescope at KPNO. The spectrum is that of a normal SN Ia around maximum light. The best fit template from SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007) is the Type Ia 2005mc at -2.2 days.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-03-04 08:54:31
Instrument: OSMOS
Telescope: MDM 2.4m Hiltner

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