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Swift Trigger: 555880

Presumed name: GRB 130515A

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BAT 18h 53m 41.28s, -54° 16′ 51.6″
position:(283.422, -54.281 ± 180″)
XRT 18h 53m 45.72s, -54° 16′ 45.8″
position:(283.4405, -54.2794 ± 3.1″)
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:5.79×1020 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):NED unavailable
Best RA:18h 53m 45.72s= 283.4405 d
Best Dec:-54° 16′ 45.8″= -54.2794 d
Gal Lat:-22.05
Gal Long:341.97
Sun angle:127.25°, 8.6 hr West

1Sper #2 auto processing.

GCN Notices for this burst.

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Observability of this burst for Swift.

Sun angle for this burst.

UVOT data

UVOT u image

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UVOT white image

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Blink images with DSS (link via GSFC)


SPER results page for this trigger.

Image of the SPER data

There are 4 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
0.0′′283.44050-54.27940GCN #14650GRB 130515A: Swift detection of a short burstVizier logo
0.9′′283.44079-54.27922GCN #14655GRB 130515A: GROND ObservationsVizier logo
1.4′′283.44092-54.27969GCN #14653GRB 130515A: VLT acquisition observationVizier logo
1.4′′283.44079-54.27975GCN #14656GRB 130515A: Gemini/GMOS ObservationsVizier logo
1.4′′283.44079-54.27975GCN #14671GRB 130515A: IRSF NIR ObservationVizier logo
1.5′′283.44013-54.27906GCN #14654GRB 130515A: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
8.0′′283.43754-54.28081GCN #14667GRB 130515A: FORS2 spectroscopy of candidate counterpartVizier logo
15.1′′283.43583-54.28258GCN #14658GRB 130515A: Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

There are 19 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
178.4283.3569-54.2708HD 174410B=9.55, H=8.316, J=8.417, K=8.200, V=9.16Query vizier around this object

* 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
4.4283.4385-54.2790B2=21.1, R1=19.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
4.5283.4385-54.2790B=21.8, R2=19.6, i=18.5SSSQuery vizier around this object
18.4283.4465-54.2757B=21.0, R2=19.6, i=18.6SSSQuery vizier around this object
24.1283.4300-54.2820B2=20.4, R1=19.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
36.0283.4506-54.2713B2=20.3, R2=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
41.5283.4284-54.2885I=17.6, R1=16.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
41.7283.4285-54.2886B=19.2, R2=18.3, i=17.7SSSQuery vizier around this object
46.6283.4618-54.2830B2=21.1, R1=19.3, R2=19.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
46.8283.4476-54.2671I=18.2, R1=19.1, R2=19.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
55.8283.4143-54.2818B2=20.4, R1=19.5, R2=19.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object


There are 121 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
18.7283.4467-54.2757B2=20.6, I=18.3, R1=19.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
24.1283.4344-54.2737B2=18.7, I=17.3, R1=17.3, R2=17.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
24.1283.4343-54.2738h=16.0, j=16.4, k=15.42MASSQuery vizier around this object
24.2283.4518-54.2781h=15.7, j=16.1, k=15.32MASSQuery vizier around this object
24.8283.4521-54.2781B2=18.1, I=16.7, R1=16.7, R2=17.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
27.4283.4478-54.2731B2=19.2, I=18.1, R1=18.4, R2=18.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
28.1283.4429-54.2871B2=17.9, I=15.9, R1=16.2, R2=16.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
28.2283.4428-54.2871h=14.9, j=15.4, k=15.02MASSQuery vizier around this object
30.0283.4540-54.2821B2=20.4, R1=19.5, R2=20.3USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
32.6283.4265-54.2755B2=19.0, I=16.9, R1=17.1, R2=17.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 372 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.