Classification certificate for object 2017hkn
TNS Classification Report No. 1372 [ 2017TNSCR1191....1O ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-10-30 08:39:53
Sender: Dr. Ofer Yaron
Group: ePESSTO

D. O'Neill, M. Magee, O. Yaron, N. Knezevic on behalf of ePESSTO report/s a classification of object: SN 2017hkn

Type: SN IIP
Redshift: 0.022

Remarks: The spectrum shows a highly reddened continuum, with broad H-alpha and Ca II features. Object is a likely IIP SN approximately a few months post-explosion.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-10-29 00:52:22
Instrument: EFOSC2-NTT
Telescope: The ESO New Technology Telescope

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