Classification certificate for object 2016cyl
TNS Classification Report No. 609 [ 2016TNSCR.997....1S ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-12-05 14:10:47
Sender: Jose Prieto
Group: ASAS-SN

Jay Strader, Laura Chomiuk (Michigan State University), Jose L. Prieto (Diego Portales; MAS) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016cyl

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.016

Remarks: We obtained an optical spectrum of ASASSN-16gp/AT2016cyl on UT July 6.96 with the Goodman Spectrograph on the SOAR telescope. Classification with SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024) indicates ASASSN-16gp is a normal Type Ia SN observed at 20-30 days after peak. The SNID redshift from the SN lines is z=0.016 +/- 0.005.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-07-06 23:12:49
Instrument: Goodman
Telescope: Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope

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