Classification certificate for object 2018zf
TNS Classification Report No. 1827 [ 2018TNSCR.449....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-04-06 17:29:51
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 2018zf

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.01905

Remarks: We obtained an optical spectrum of ASASSN-18el on UT 2018 Mar 9.5 with OSMOS mounted on the MDM 2.4m telescope at KPNO. The spectrum has a blue continuum with blue weak and broad Balmer lines in emission, consistent with a young Type II SN. The redshift of the host galaxy obtained from nebular emission lines is z=0.01905.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-03-09 12:31:11
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/2018zf