Classification certificate for object 2019kcv
TNS Classification Report No. 4599 [ 2019TNSCR1282....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-16 16:25:24
Sender: Aaron Do
Group: SCAT

Aaron Do, Michael A. Tucker, Anna V. Payne, Mark E. Huber, Ben J. Shappee report/s a classification of object: SN 2019kcv

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.08

Remarks: Definitely a Type Ia supernova, possibly a Ia-91T-like. SNID finds its best match with a 91T at 3.3 days but finds many more good matches with Ia-norms within a week of maximum light. Redshift from SNID.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2019-07-16 07:55:00
Instrument: SNIFS
Telescope: UH 88inch

Remarks: Reduced with a summit-based quick reduction pipeline.

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