Classification certificate for object 2016cpy
TNS Classification Report No. 249 [ 2016TNSCR.411....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-06-08 18:23:23
Sender: Dr. Griffin Hosseinzadeh

Griffin Hosseinzadeh, D. Andrew Howell, Iair Arcavi, Curtis McCully, Stefano Valenti report/s a classification of object: SN 2016cpy

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.029

Remarks: Using SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find a good fit to the normal Type Ia SN 1999cc 2 days after maximum light at the redshift of the proposed host galaxy (z=0.029; Wegner et al. 1999, MNRAS, 305, 259, via NED).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-06-08 10:44:23
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

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