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Swift Trigger: 528443

Presumed name: GRB 120724A

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BAT 16h 20m 45.60s, +03° 30′ 32.4″
position:(245.190, +3.509 ± 180″)
XRT 16h 20m 43.20s, +03° 30′ 28.1″
position:(245.1800, 3.5078 ± 2.2″)
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:4.29×1020 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):NED unavailable
Best RA:16h 20m 43.20s= 245.1800 d
Best Dec:+03° 30′ 28.1″= 3.5078 d
Gal Lat:34.81
Gal Long:17.12
Sun angle:117.89°, -8.1 hr East of Sun

1Sper #4 auto processing.

GCN Notices for this burst.

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Observability of this burst for Swift.

Sun angle for this burst.

UVOT data

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Blink images with DSS (link via GSFC)


SPER results page for this trigger.

Image of the SPER data

There are 8 SPER messages, and 1 objects have been found

See the SPER page for details of how this position was produced.

Known transients within 5′ of the GRB

Click on the offset to view the transient announcement.

Offset (′′)RA DecDate reportedSource MiscQuery
0.9′′245.180203.50793GCN #13515GRB 120724A: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
0.9′′245.179963.50806GCN #13514GRB 120724A: Swift-XRT refined AnalysisVizier logo
1.2′′245.180043.50814GCN #13511GRB 120724A: FTN optical afterglow candidateVizier logo
1.5′′245.180333.50753GCN #13520GRB 120724A: optical observation in Maidanak observatoryVizier logo
2.3′′245.180623.50772GCN #13516GRB 120724A: Swift/UVOT Detection of the Optical AfterglowVizier logo
7.0′′245.181923.50750GCN #13510GRB 120724A: Swift detection of a burstVizier logo
108.5′′245.193003.53500GCN #13517GRB 120724A� Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

There are 13 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

* 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
10.4245.18263.5066I=18.5, R2=19.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
25.5245.18703.5068B=21.5, R=19.7APM-NQuery vizier around this object
43.2245.16893.5031B1=20.6, R1=20.5, R2=20.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
48.0245.19073.5158B1=20.3, I=19.3, R2=20.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
52.0245.17193.5198B=21.4, R=19.4APM-NQuery vizier around this object
71.1245.19943.5039B1=20.8, B2=21.5, I=18.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
73.6245.18243.5281B1=20.1, B2=20.9, I=18.1, R2=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
74.0245.18263.5282B=21.5, R=19.9APM-NQuery vizier around this object
74.5245.18253.5283B1=20.6, R1=18.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
75.5245.18223.4869B=21.5, R=18.7APM-NQuery vizier around this object


There are 33 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
27.2245.18193.5151B2=20.4, R1=19.9, R2=19.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
40.4245.18323.5186B1=20.7, B2=21.3, R2=20.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
42.0245.18833.4996B2=21.4, R1=19.5, R2=20.3USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
49.0245.19313.5038h=15.0, j=15.3, k=15.02MASSQuery vizier around this object
49.1245.19313.5039B1=17.0, B2=17.0, I=16.1, R1=16.2, R2=16.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
50.9245.19343.5122B2=20.7, I=19.2, R1=19.1, R2=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
52.0245.17153.5195B1=20.5, B2=20.3, I=18.5, R1=19.0, R2=18.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
57.3245.16493.5026B1=19.8, B2=19.7, I=18.7, R1=18.6, R2=18.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
61.1245.17713.5245h=12.0, j=12.5, k=11.92MASSQuery vizier around this object
61.5245.17713.5246B1=15.1, B2=15.2, I=13.6, R1=13.8, R2=14.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 140 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.