Classification certificate for object 2019awq
TNS Classification Report No. 3531 [ 2019TNSCR.256....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-18 13:16:02
Sender: Dr. Regis Cartier
Group: None

R. Cartier (CTIO), G. Terreran, R. Margutti (Northwestern) and C. Corco (CTIO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019awq

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.036

Remarks: Redshift from NED.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-02-14 01:00:48
Instrument: Goodman
Telescope: Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope

Remarks: The SN seems to be young (<-10 d), we measure an ejecta expansion velocity of about 15000 km/s from the minimum of the SiII 6355 line.

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019awq