Classification certificate for object 2019vb
TNS Classification Report No. 3439 [ 2019TNSCR1233....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-24 09:50:02
Sender: Dr. Simon Prentice
Group: None

S. J. Prentice, M. R. Magee, P. Clark K. Skillen, K. Maguire (QUB) report/s a classification of object: SN 2019vb

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.02

Remarks: The spectrum is low S/N but matches young SNe II, which is consistent with the last non-detection. Gelato (Harutyunyan et al., 2008, A&A, 488, 383) agrees with this assessment.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-01-24 01:15:48
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

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