Classification certificate for object 2017jei
TNS Classification Report No. 1588 [ 2017TNSCR1501....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-30 20:22:34
Sender: ePESSTO (ePESSTO_Bot1)
Group: ePESSTO

C.R. Angus, S. Jones, O. Yaron, N. Knezevic on behalf of ePESSTO report/s a classification of object: SN 2017jei

Type: SN II
Redshift: 0.058

Remarks: Spectrum indicates a hot continuum with narrow Balmer and He II emission lines. Possibly a IIn but still unclear (photometry indicates it is not a young event but several weeks old).

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2017-12-30 02:43:46
Instrument: EFOSC2-NTT
Telescope: The ESO New Technology Telescope

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