Classification certificate for object 2016X
TNS Classification Report No. 32 [ 2016TNSCR..43....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-20 18:27:18
Sender: Dr. Iair Arcavi

I. Arcavi, G. Hosseinzadeh, D. A. Howell, C. McCully (LCOGT/UCSB), S. Valenti (UC Davis), D. Sand (Texas Tech) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016X

Type: Other

Remarks: We obtained an LCOGT Floyds spectrum of AT 2016X at 2016 Jan 20.75 UT. The spectrum displays a blue featureless continuum consistent with a young supernova. Specific typing is not yet possible.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-01-20 18:00:00
Instrument: FLOYDS-S
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope South

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