Classification certificate for object 2019bzd
TNS Classification Report No. 3664 [ 2019TNSCR.405....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-18 15:15:22
Sender: Dr. Jujia Zhang

Jujia Zhang , Chuanjun Wang(Yunnan Observatories); Xiaofeng Wang (Tsinghua University) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019bzd

Type: SN IIP
Redshift: 0.008

Remarks: The spectrum is blue and shows prominent P-cygni profiles of H lines, consistent with a classification of type II-P supernova around the maximum light. Cross-correlation with a library of supernova spectra using the "Supernova Identification" code (SNID; Blondin and Tonry 2007, Ap.J. 666, 1024) shows that it matches with SN 2004et t = +2 days.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-03-17 18:14:24
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: