Classification certificate for object 2020aaez
TNS Classification Report No. 8063 [ 2020TNSCR3605....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-29 21:19:46
Sender: Daichi Hiramatsu
Group: Global SN Project

Daichi Hiramatsu, Yael Dgany, Iair Arcavi, Jamison Burke, D. Andrew Howell, Curtis McCully, Estefania Padilla Gonzalez, Craig Pellegrino report/s a classification of object: SN 2020aaez

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.071354

Remarks: Using Superfit (Howell et al. 2005, ApJ, 634, 1190) and SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024), we find good fits to several normal Type Ia SNe around maximum at the host redshift (0.071354; 2016SDSSD.C...0000:, via NED), which is consistent with a measured Si II 6355 velocity of -12,000 km/s.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2020-11-27 09:48:11
Instrument: FLOYDS-N
Telescope: Faulkes Telescope North

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020aaez