Classification certificate for object 2020zen
TNS Classification Report No. 7984 [ 2020TNSCR3447....1T ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-14 12:25:35
Sender: Mr. Michael Tucker
Group: SCAT

M A Tucker (IfA, UH Manoa) on behalf of the SCAT team report/s a classification of object: SN 2020zen

Type: SN IIn
Redshift: 0.034

Remarks: Blue continuum and moderate-width Balmer emission indicate this is likely a SN IIn several days after explosion.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2020-11-14 10:10:34
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: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020zen