Classification certificate for object 2018iq
TNS Classification Report No. 1666 [ 2018TNSCR..99....1Z ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-01-21 04:05:29
Sender: Dr. Jujia Zhang
Group: None

Jujia Zhang, Kaixin Lu (YNAO), Xiaofeng Wang (Tsinghua University), and Zhijian Xu(Tsinghua University), and Zhijian Xu report/s a classification of object: SN 2018iq

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.0235

Remarks: The spectrum matches an SN Ia at a few days before the maximum, e.g., SN 2005cf at t = -8 days.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2018-01-20 17:45:36
Instrument: YFOSC
Telescope: Lijiang 2.4m telescope - Yunnan Obsvervatories

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