Classification certificate for object 2019axf
TNS Classification Report No. 3543 [ 2019TNSCR.286....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-26 03:04:43
Sender: Mr. Robin Leadbeater
Group: None

Robin Leadbeater report/s a classification of object: SN 2019axf

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.023

Remarks: Spectrum is that of a type Ia supernova. Classification using SNID favours Ia-91T-like subtype but there are also some good fits to normal Ia. SNID predicts age at +8 days and estimates z=0.023

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-02-26 01:45:18
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: R~130 spectrum obtained using modified ALPY spectrograph at Three Hills Observatory as described here http://www.threehillsobservatory.co.uk/astro/spectroscopy_20.htm

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