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Swift Trigger: 557782

Presumed name: GRB 130609A

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BAT 10h 10m 42.24s, +24° 06′ 03.6″
position:(152.676, 24.101 ± 180″)
XRT 10h 10m 41.17s, +24° 08′ 01.0″
position:(152.67156, 24.13360 ± 3.7″)
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:2.67×1020 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):NED unavailable
Best RA:10h 10m 41.17s= 152.67156 d
Best Dec:+24° 08′ 01.0″= 24.13360 d
Gal Lat:53.79
Gal Long:208.47
Sun angle:68.25°, -5.0 hr East of Sun

1Sper #3 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

u image

UVOT white image

white image

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
0.1′′152.6715824.13358GCN #14828GRB 130609A: Swift detection of a burstVizier logo
9.2′′152.6694224.13194GCN #14835GRB 130609A: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
43.8′′152.6800024.12419GCN #14834GRB 130609A� Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

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
19.0152.673324.1286Mag=22.9NEDQuery vizier around this object
19.0152.673324.1286R=22.1, g=22.8, i=21.6, u=23.6, z=21.6SDSSQuery vizier around this object
21.1152.673824.1392Mag=21.3NEDQuery vizier around this object
21.1152.673724.1391R=20.6, g=21.5, i=20.1, u=22.2, z=20.1SDSSQuery vizier around this object
23.9152.678224.1363R=21.1, g=22.6, i=20.4, u=24.4, z=19.9SDSSQuery vizier around this object
23.9152.677924.1364Mag=22.3NEDQuery vizier around this object
28.7152.662924.1331Mag=22.4NEDQuery vizier around this object
28.8152.662824.1330R=21.0, g=22.1, i=20.6, u=24.6, z=21.5SDSSQuery vizier around this object
30.4152.680324.1364R=22.9, g=22.8, i=22.5, u=23.8, z=22.6SDSSQuery vizier around this object
31.7152.671224.1248B=21.4, R=20.0APM-NQuery vizier around this object


There are 382 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
27.5152.678624.1377I=18.6, R1=19.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
32.8152.671224.1427I=21.0, R=21.3, g=21.9, u=22.7, z=20.9SDSSQuery vizier around this object
34.2152.661624.1364I=22.0, R=22.4, g=23.4, u=24.4, z=22.1SDSSQuery vizier around this object
41.0152.683724.1311I=21.5, R=22.6, g=24.7, u=24.0, z=21.0SDSSQuery vizier around this object
50.0152.669724.1198I=20.6, R=21.9, g=23.2, u=25.2, z=19.8SDSSQuery vizier around this object
52.5152.682124.1226I=21.5, R=21.8, g=22.2, u=22.7, z=21.6SDSSQuery vizier around this object
68.1152.674724.1523h=15.8, j=16.9, k=15.42MASSQuery vizier around this object
68.7152.674624.1525B2=20.0, I=18.3, R1=18.8, R2=18.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
71.1152.653624.1447I=21.1, R=21.1, g=21.5, u=22.1, z=20.9SDSSQuery vizier around this object
71.3152.653624.1447B2=21.4, R2=19.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 168 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.