Classification certificate for object 2019bcw
TNS Classification Report No. 3559 [ 2019TNSCR.313....1V ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-02 17:01:28
Sender: Dr. Lina Tomasella
Group: Padova-Asiago

Vogl, Schuldt, Taubenberger, Fiore, Benetti, Cappellaro, Tomasella, Turatto report/s a classification of object: SN 2019bcw

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.035

Remarks: Spectrum similar to several type Ia SNe, about ten days before maximum B light. Assuming a redshift of 0.035 as derived from SNID/GELATO SN template fitting, an expansion velocity of about 12000 km/s is derived from the SiII 635.5 nm minimum.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-03-02 02:13:06
Instrument: AFOSC
Telescope: Asiago Ekar Telescope

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