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GRB 130215A

Redshift:
0.597 (Lick Shane: absorption)
0.58 (GTC: derived)
Host Galaxy:
Other Observatory Detections:
ROTSE-IIIb, Skynet, Lick Shane (3m), Palomar (60"), CARMA @ 93 GHz, REM, Harold Johnson Telescope (1.5m), TAROT, Xinglong (2.16m), iTelescope T11, GMG (2.4m), RAPTOR, Fermi (GBM), MITSuME (50cm), MPG/ESO (2.2m), Palomar (200"), Palomar (48"), Suzaku, GTC (10.4)

Time: 01:31:30
Trigger Number: 548760
Burst Advocate: Valerio D'Elia

Burst Alert Telescope (BAT):

RA
(J2000)
Dec
(J2000)
90% Error a
Radius
T90 b Fluence c
(15-150 keV)
1-sec Peak d
Photon Flux
(15-150 keV)
Photon Index e
(15-150 keV)
43.486
02:53:56.6
13.387
13:23:13.2
1.5 65.7 54 (5) 2.5 (0.7) 1.59, PL (0.14)

90% error in parentheses,
a arcmin; b seconds; c 10-7 erg/cm2; d ph/cm2/sec; e PL = simple power-law, CPL = cutoff power-law

X-Ray Telescope (XRT):

RA
(J2000)
Dec
(J2000)
90% Error a
Radius
Time to First b
Observation
Early Flux c
(0.3-10 keV)
11 Hour Flux c
(0.3-10 keV)
24 Hour Flux c
(0.3-10 keV)
Initial d
LC Index
Spectral
Index
(Gamma)
Column e
Density
(NH)
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

a arcsec; b seconds; c 10-11 erg/cm2/s; d temporal; e 1021 cm-2

Note: Please be aware that only the very basic temporal and spectral quantities are reported here. You are strongly encouraged to see the referenced GCN circulars for full details.

» XRT GRB Live Catalogue
» XRT Light Curves
» XRT Spectra

UltraViolet/Optical Telescope (UVOT):

RA
(J2000)
Dec
(J2000)
90% Error a
Radius
Time to First b
Observation
Magnitude Other Filter
Magnitudes
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

a arcsec; b seconds

Comments:

Due to a Moon observing constraint, Swift could not slew to the BAT position, thus there are no XRT or UVOT data for this trigger.

References:

BAT: GCN 14204; GCN 14214
XRT:
UVOT:
Radio: GCN 14210 (CARMA)
Redshift: GCN 14207 (Lick Shane); GCN 14303 (GTC)
Host:
Other: GCN Report 420.1

BAT Light Curve:

BAT Light Curve for GRBblc/130215A.png