Classification certificate for object 2019nqc
TNS Classification Report No. 4911 [ 2019TNSCR1652....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-28 20:19:37
Sender: Dr. Mariusz Gromadzki
Group: None

D. Buckley, (SAAO), S. Ciroi (Univ. of Padova), M. Gromadzki (Warsaw), M. Kasliwal (Caltech), M. Orio (INAF-Padova, Wisconsin-Madison), J. Cooke (Swinburne Univ. of Technology) , S. Jha (Rutgers Univ.) and M. Mogotsi (SALT, SAAO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019nqc

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.077

Remarks: The spectrum obtained with the Robert Stobie spectrograph on the SALT telescope and the PG 300 grating, in the 3300-9800 Angstrom range with a 22 Angstrom spectral resolution, is consistent with a type II supernova two weeks after optical maximum. The redshift is approximately 0.077. The classification was obtained using SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-08-23 23:06:17
Instrument: RSS
Telescope: Southern African Large Telescope

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