Classification certificate for object 2019ikb
TNS Classification Report No. 4407 [ 2019TNSCR1109....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-30 21:08:47
Sender: Mr. Michael Tucker
Group: SCAT

M A Tucker, A V Payne, A Do, M E Huber, B J Shappee (IfA UH Manoa) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019ikb

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.02

Remarks: Blue, mostly featureless continuum with broad, very weak features superimposed. Likely a young Type II supernova, redshift is estimated from the SDSS photoZ of the host galaxy and the location of broad emission features that are assumed to be the Balmer series. This redshift should be revised with future observations.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-06-29 11:17:31
Instrument: SNIFS
Telescope: UH 88inch

Remarks: Reduced with a summit-based quick reduction pipeline.

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