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Swift Trigger: 670793

Presumed name: GRB 160117A

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BAT 01h 21m 31.20s, -00° 38′ 24.0″
position:(20.380, -0.640 ± 180″)
XRT No position available.
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:3.87×100 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):0.040 mag
Best RA:01h 21m 31.20s= 20.380 d
Best Dec:-00° 38′ 24.0″= -0.640 d
Gal Lat:-62.54
Gal Long:139.42
Sun angle:82.17°, -5.5 hr East of Sun

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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Known transients within 5′ of the GRB

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Offset (′′)RA DecDate reportedSource MiscQuery
65.9′′20.36829-0.65408GCN #18910GRB 160117A: Swift-XRT afterglow detectionVizier logo
111.1′′20.40800-0.62700GCN #18874GRB 160117A: Swift detection of a burstVizier logo
141.2′′20.36700-0.67700GCN #18882GRB 160117A: Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

Catalogue Searches. Searched 3.33′ around BAT 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
161.820.3927-0.68312SLAQ J012134.25-004059.0g=21.49, i=21.33, r=21.42, u=21.70, z=20.79Query vizier around this object
187.920.3346-0.61426dFGS gJ012120.3-003652B=17.02, H=12.768, J=13.727, K=12.743, R=15.76, g=16.433, i=15.208, r=15.619, u=17.957, z=14.869Query 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
15.020.3799-0.6358R=21.5, g=22.5, i=21.4, u=22.9, z=21.3SDSSQuery vizier around this object
15.020.3800-0.6358Mag=22.4NEDQuery vizier around this object
26.920.3852-0.6346B=21.2, R=20.0APM-NQuery vizier around this object
27.420.3852-0.6345B=22.1, R2=20.3SSSQuery vizier around this object
27.820.3853-0.6344R=20.7, g=21.6, i=20.4, u=21.7, z=19.9SDSSQuery vizier around this object
27.820.3854-0.6344Mag=21.5NEDQuery vizier around this object
28.020.3853-0.6343R=20.6, g=21.5, i=20.4, u=22.4, z=20.3SDSSQuery vizier around this object
28.420.3725-0.6419Mag=21.6NEDQuery vizier around this object
28.420.3724-0.6420R=20.9, g=21.6, i=20.9, u=21.9, z=20.8SDSSQuery vizier around this object
31.720.3733-0.6461Mag=21.6NEDQuery vizier around this object


There are 324 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
32.720.3867-0.6339I=22.1, R=24.9, g=24.7, u=26.3, z=23.5SDSSQuery vizier around this object
42.820.3779-0.6283I=23.9, R=25.2, g=22.9, u=26.1, z=23.3SDSSQuery vizier around this object
56.020.3914-0.6294I=23.9, R=25.6, g=23.1, u=25.7, z=23.1SDSSQuery vizier around this object
60.420.3913-0.6524B1=21.0, R1=20.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
61.320.3924-0.6283I=25.0, z=20.6SDSSQuery vizier around this object
69.820.3978-0.6324B2=21.1, I=18.4, R1=19.8, R2=19.3USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
76.620.4010-0.6365h=16.3, j=16.8, k=15.92MASSQuery vizier around this object
76.720.4010-0.6367I=19.2, R=21.0, g=22.8, u=24.4, z=18.2SDSSQuery vizier around this object
82.320.3806-0.6628I=22.3, R=23.4, g=25.4, u=24.3, z=21.2SDSSQuery vizier around this object
85.320.3815-0.6164I=22.6, R=22.6, g=23.0, u=23.4, z=22.2SDSSQuery vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 83 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.