Padova-Asiago Supernova Group
Asiago Classification Program
PSN J08232660-0454545 in NGC 2585   Discovered by: J.Newton, T.Puckett
Object type   SN   II
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Reference:   ATEL8283  

The Asiago Transient Classification Program (Tomasella et al. 2014, AN, 335, 841) reports the spectroscopic classification of PSN J08232660-0454545 discovered by Jack Newton, and Tim Puckett in NGC 2585.

Informations on this transient are available from the "Bright Supernova" website (http://www.rochesterastronomy.org/snimages/) and The Astronomer Telegram. 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 J08232660-0454545      | 20151110.5  | 20151113.04  |0.0229   |  II  |  2-3 months   | (1) 





(1) The expansion velocity deduced from a shallow H-alpha minimum is about 7100 km/s

Classification were 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.