Classification certificate for object 2020alt
TNS Classification Report No. 5992 [ 2020TNSCR.319....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-29 00:24:36
Sender: Mr. Michael Tucker
Group: SCAT

M A Tucker, A V Payne, A Do, J Hinkle, M E Huber, B J Shappee (IfA, UH Manoa) report/s a classification of object: AT 2020alt

Type: CV

Remarks: Balmer series at z=0 with a P-cygni profile for Halpha and absoprtion lines for the other H lines. Blue, compact source in the PanSTARRS archival images, so we consider this object a likely CV.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2020-01-27 07:13:26
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/2020alt