Classification certificate for object 2019cec
TNS Classification Report No. 3720 [ 2019TNSCR.437....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-25 21:45:15
Sender: Dr. Daniel Perley

Daniel Perley (LJMU), Jesper Sollerman (Stockholm), Christoffer Fremling (Caltech), Avishay Gal-Yam (Weizmann) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019cec

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.02597

Remarks: Redshift from host galaxy, NGC 5278/5279.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-03-25 09:14:07
Instrument: SEDM
Telescope: Palomar 1.5m

Remarks: SNID provides a good match between the spectrum and the type IIP supernova SN 2004et at a redshift consistent with that of the host galaxy, three days before maximum light.

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