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GRB 130216A

Redshift:
Host Galaxy:
Other Observatory Detections:
Fermi (GBM)

Time: 22:15:24
Trigger Number: 548927
Burst Advocate: Andrea Melandri

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)
67.901
04:31:36.2
14.670
14:40:12.0
1.0 6.5 30 (1) 6.5 (0.3) 0.80, CPL (0.20)

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 317700 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 317088 n/a UVW1>22.2

a arcsec; b seconds

Comments:

Due to a Moon observing constraint, Swift could not slew to the BAT position until 13:16 UT on 2013 February 20.
XRT: No X-ray afterglow is detected inside the refined BAT error circle.
UVOT: no detection

References:

BAT: GCN 14223; GCN 14229; GCN 14240; GCN 14241
XRT: GCN 14247
UVOT: GCN 14254
Radio:
Redshift:
Host:
Other: GCN Report 421.1

BAT Light Curve:

BAT Light Curve for GRBblc/130216A.png