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Swift Trigger: 709765

Presumed name: GRB 160824A

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BAT 05h 20m 18.72s, +40° 02′ 24.0″
position:(80.078, +40.040 ± 180″)
XRT 05h 20m 21.05s, +40° 01′ 43.0″
position:(80.0877, 40.0286 ± 2.1″)
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:4.88×100 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):0.788 mag
Best RA:05h 20m 21.05s= 80.0877 d
Best Dec:+40° 01′ 43.0″= 40.0286 d
Gal Lat:1.69
Gal Long:167.87
Sun angle:70.80°, 4.9 hr West

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 7 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

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Offset (′′)RA DecDate reportedSource MiscQuery
0.0′′80.0877040.02860GCN #19855GRB 160824A: Swift detection of a burstVizier logo
1.3′′80.0875840.02826GCN #19857GRB 160824A: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
1.6′′80.0882540.02875GCN #19862GRB 160824A: ISON/Terskol optical observationsVizier logo
37.5′′80.0870040.03900GCN #19861GRB 160824A: 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
23.980.081040.0329B2=20.5, I=18.3, R1=19.7, R2=19.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
32.280.098740.0257R1=19.6, R2=19.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
39.180.073540.0284B1=19.7, I=18.6, R1=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
43.980.097540.0190I=17.7, R1=18.7, R2=18.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
46.680.100140.0374B2=19.9, I=17.9, R1=19.2, R2=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
46.680.088740.0415B1=20.1, B2=20.1, R1=19.1, R2=18.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
46.980.088040.0416B1=19.5, B2=19.0, I=17.2, R1=18.3, R2=17.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
48.280.078440.0399I=18.8, R1=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
52.180.077640.0164B2=20.4, I=17.5, R1=18.8, R2=18.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
53.080.101040.0393I=18.5, R1=19.8, R2=19.3USNO-B1Query vizier around this object


There are 119 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
12.080.089340.0255h=15.9, j=16.4, k=15.32MASSQuery vizier around this object
12.380.089340.0254B1=19.7, B2=19.2, I=17.1, R1=18.2, R2=17.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
16.880.084340.0324B2=20.3, I=18.4, R1=19.2, R2=19.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
20.880.084840.0233B1=19.2, B2=18.7, I=16.9, R1=17.9, R2=17.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
20.880.084840.0233h=15.3, j=15.7, k=15.12MASSQuery vizier around this object
24.580.093840.0336h=14.4, j=14.7, k=14.12MASSQuery vizier around this object
24.680.093840.0336B1=17.8, B2=17.3, I=15.5, R1=16.6, R2=16.3USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
29.780.080840.0349h=15.4, j=15.6, k=15.22MASSQuery vizier around this object
29.880.080840.0349B1=19.0, B2=18.3, I=16.7, R1=17.8, R2=17.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
31.380.099040.0294h=13.8, j=14.2, k=13.72MASSQuery vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 466 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.