Classification certificate for object 2019pka
TNS Classification Report No. 5438 [ 2019TNSCR2269....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-11-04 23:20:13
Sender: Mr. Sebastian Gomez
Group: BTDG

Sebastian Gomez report/s a classification of object: SN 2019pka

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.11

Remarks: Classified using template matching with SNID (Blondin & Tonry, 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024). Best match is to the Type Ia SN 200cx 36 days after peak.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-11-03 00:00:00
Instrument: LDSS-3
Telescope: Landon T. Clay Magellan 6.5-m telescope (LCO)

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