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Asiago classification of PSN J21312375+4336312 as a young type-Ia SN

ATel #8257; L. Tomasella, S. Benetti, E. Cappellaro, N. Elias-Rosa, P. Ochner, A. Pastorello, L. Tartaglia, G. Terreran, M. Turatto (INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova)
on 8 Nov 2015; 18:23 UT
Credential Certification: Lina Tomasella (lina.tomasella@oapd.inaf.it)

Subjects: Optical, Supernovae

The Asiago Transient Classification Program (Tomasella et al. 2014, AN, 335, 841) reports the spectroscopic classification of PSN J21312375+4336312 in the galaxy PGC90388 discovered by F. Ciabattari, E. Mazzoni and M. Rossi (Italian Supernovae Search Project ISSP).

The observation was performed with the Asiago 1.82 m Copernico Telescope (+AFOSC; range 340-820 nm; resolution 1.4 nm).

 
Name                      | Discovery UT| Obs. Date UT |z       |   Type   | Phase  |Notes 
PSN J21312375+4336312     | 20151107.79 | 20151108.72  |0.018   |    Ia    | max    | (1)   

(1) Best match with several Type Ia SNe around B-band maximum light. The expansion velocity of the ejected material, as inferred from the position of the absorption of the Si II 635.5 nm line is about 9500 km/s. The host galaxy redshift is from Paturel et al. 2003, A&A 412, 57 (via NED).

Classification was done with GELATO (Harutyunyan et al. 2008, A&A, 488, 383) and SNID (Blondin and Tonry 2007, ApJ, 666, 1024). The Asiago classification spectra are posted at the website http://sngroup.oapd.inaf.it.

Padova Asiago SN group