Classification certificate for object 2017ein
TNS Classification Report No. 1009 [ 2017TNSCR.599....1X ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-05-26 15:48:56
Sender: Ms. Danfeng Xiang
Group: None

D. Xiang, L. Rui, X. Wang(THU), H. Song(THU), F. Xiao(NAOC), T. Zhang(NAOC), J. Zhang(YNAO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2017ein

Type: SN Ic
Redshift: 0.0027

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-05-26 13:37:29
Instrument: Cassegrain
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Remarks: A spectrum taken on UT May. 26.57 2017 indicates that this transient is consistent with a type Ic supernova near maximum light.

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