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Swift Trigger: 311159

Presumed name: GRB 080506

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BAT 21h 57m 44.40s, +39° 00′ 07.2″
position:(329.435, +39.002 ± 180″)
XRT 21h 57m 41.51s, +38° 59′ 05.7″
position:(329.42296, 38.98491 ± 4.32″)
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:0.00×100 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):0.226 mag
Best RA:21h 57m 41.51s= 329.42296 d
Best Dec:+38° 59′ 05.7″= 38.98491 d
Gal Lat:
Gal Long:
Sun angle:not found

GCN Notices for this burst.

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Observability of this burst for Swift.

Sun angle for this burst.

UVOT data

UVOT unknown image

unknown image

Blink images with DSS (link via GSFC)


SPER results page for this trigger.

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Known transients within 5′ of the GRB

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Offset (′′)RA DecDate reportedSource MiscQuery
3.1′′329.4240638.98496GCN #7688GRB 080506: TLS afterglow detection in VRIZVizier logo
3.8′′329.4242938.98511GCN #7685GRB 080506: Swift detection of a burst with optical afterglowVizier logo
3.8′′329.4242938.98469GCN #7687GRB 080506: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
150.3′′329.4670838.96111GCN #7692GRB 080506� Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

There are 11 matches in total. See the full table for details.

Catalogue Searches. Searched 3.33′ around XRT position

Click on the distance to view the full details (not available for sources from the SSS catalogue). Click on the column headers to sort the table on that column (click again to invert sort order).


RA*Dec*SIMBAD name Query
42.9329.433338.9761USNO-A2.0 1275-16800533B=15.9, R=15.1Query vizier around this object
53.9329.442238.98472MASS J21574613+3859051B=16.0, H=13.706, J=14.104, K=13.642, R=15.1Query vizier around this object
192.3329.434238.9322UGC 11862B=16.5Query vizier around this object

There are 3 SIMBAD objects within the position error. The full list is here.

* RA/Dec in equinox J2000

X-ray sources

RA*Dec* Source table2Observatory Query

Queried the X-ray MASTER catalogue.

* RA/Dec in equinox J2000

1Energy band for count-rate is mission specific.


RA*Dec*Redshift CatalogueQuery
3.8329.424238.9847NEDQuery vizier around this object
43.4329.433338.9759B1=16.0, B2=16.4, I=14.0, R1=14.7, R2=14.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
56.8329.414838.9993B2=20.2, I=17.8, R1=18.7, R2=18.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
58.0329.425239.0009B2=19.8, R2=18.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
61.7329.425538.9679I=18.5, R2=20.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
64.1329.445638.9878B2=20.8, I=18.4, R1=19.3, R2=19.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
66.0329.446638.9846B1=19.6, B2=19.8, I=17.6, R1=18.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
71.7329.404938.9708I=18.6, R2=20.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
71.8329.447938.9804R1=18.9, R2=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
72.3329.399438.9766B1=18.9, B2=19.2, I=17.3, R1=18.0, R2=17.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object


There are 105 galaxies within the position error. The full list is here.

* RA/Dec in equinox J2000

Magnitudes depend on the catalogue. e.g. For Sloan, R is the Sloan r mag, not the Johnson R from APM, for example


RA*Dec* CatalogueQuery
13.4329.418238.9848B2=20.7, R1=19.1, R2=19.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
15.2329.426938.9878B2=21.5, I=18.6, R1=19.5, R2=19.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
24.4329.429938.9890B1=20.4, B2=20.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
30.4329.426838.9770B1=20.2, B2=20.3, I=16.0, R1=18.3, R2=17.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
31.2329.426838.9768h=15.0, j=15.7, k=14.72MASSQuery vizier around this object
32.5329.433038.9804B2=20.7, I=18.0, R1=19.1, R2=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
32.5329.433038.9804h=16.2, j=16.7, k=15.72MASSQuery vizier around this object
37.0329.422938.9952B1=18.9, B2=19.7, I=17.7, R1=18.7, R2=18.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
40.4329.413638.9934B2=20.5, I=18.6, R1=19.2, R2=19.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
41.8329.416138.9746B1=17.9, B2=18.2, I=15.8, R1=16.7, R2=16.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 392 stars within the position error. The full list is here.

* RA/Dec in equinox J2000

Magnitudes depend on the catalogue. e.g. For Sloan, R is the Sloan r mag, not the Johnson R from APM, for example.