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Swift Trigger: 710050

Presumed name: GRB 160827A

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BAT 11h 57m 11.04s, -29° 09′ 32.4″
position:(179.296, -29.159 ± 180″)
XRT No position available.
UVOT No position available.
Galactic NHI:5.00×100 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):0.067 mag
Best RA:11h 57m 11.04s= 179.296 d
Best Dec:-29° 09′ 32.4″= -29.159 d
Gal Lat:32.23
Gal Long:288.92
Sun angle:44.80°, -1.5 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
0.0′′179.29600-29.15900GCN #19876GRB 160827A: Swift detection of a burstVizier logo
97.0′′179.27417-29.17803GCN #19878GRB 160827A: 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

* 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
42.1179.3000-29.1478B=19.1, R2=17.3, i=16.0SSSQuery vizier around this object
44.0179.2842-29.1524B1=20.2, B2=20.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
48.9179.3067-29.1689B=21.4, R2=20.3SSSQuery vizier around this object
50.2179.2817-29.1525NEDQuery vizier around this object
53.4179.2801-29.1641I=18.8, R2=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
53.6179.2792-29.1563B1=19.9, I=18.7, R2=19.7USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
53.8179.2792-29.1562B=22.2, R2=20.0, i=19.3SSSQuery vizier around this object
54.1179.2799-29.1642B=21.7, R2=19.6, i=19.1SSSQuery vizier around this object
59.2179.3120-29.1677B=19.8, R2=18.4, i=17.7SSSQuery vizier around this object
59.8179.2833-29.1714NEDQuery vizier around this object


There are 79 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
40.8179.2862-29.1516B1=19.9, B2=21.4, R2=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
41.8179.2997-29.1478h=14.2, j=14.9, k=14.02MASSQuery vizier around this object
42.2179.3001-29.1478B1=18.7, B2=18.3, I=14.2, R1=16.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
44.1179.3016-29.1478B1=16.6, B2=16.9, I=14.2, R1=15.1, R2=14.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
44.3179.3018-29.1478h=13.9, j=14.3, k=13.72MASSQuery vizier around this object
47.2179.3047-29.1697B2=21.6, R2=19.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
49.4179.2821-29.1525B1=14.5, B2=14.3, I=13.0, R1=13.4, R2=13.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
49.6179.2820-29.1526h=12.2, j=12.6, k=12.22MASSQuery vizier around this object
51.7179.2796-29.1593B2=21.7, I=18.8, R2=20.1USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
57.9179.2799-29.1511B1=19.4, B2=18.9, R2=18.3USNO-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.