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Swift Trigger: 736843

Presumed name: GRB 170205A

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BAT 17h 28m 36.24s, -00° 03′ 10.8″
position:(262.151, -0.053 ± 180″)
XRT 17h 28m 40.70s, -00° 03′ 45.4″
position:(262.1696, -0.0626 ± 2.2″)
UVOT 17h 28m 40.68s, -00° 03′ 47.2″
position:(262.1695, -0.0631 ± 0.6″)
Galactic NHI:1.04×100 cm-2
Galactic E(B-V):0.323 mag
Best RA:17h 28m 40.68s= 262.1695 d
Best Dec:-00° 03′ 47.2″= -0.0631 d
Gal Lat:18.3
Gal Long:23.1
Sun angle:58.36°, 3.8 hr West

1Sper #2 auto processing.

GCN Notices for this burst.

View this region in Aladin.

Observability of this burst for Swift.

Sun angle for this burst.

UVOT data

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 3 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
0.2′′262.16954-0.06314GCN #20615GRB 170205A: Swift/UVOT Detection of a Fading AfterglowVizier logo
0.2′′262.16954-0.06314GCN #20603GRB 170205A: Swift detection of a burst with an optical counterpartVizier logo
0.7′′262.16934-0.06320GCN #20610GRB 170205A: Enhanced Swift-XRT positionVizier logo
46.3′′262.15750-0.05844GCN #20613GRB 170205A: Swift-BAT refined analysisVizier logo

Catalogue Searches. Searched 3.33′ around UVOT 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
19.0262.1652-0.0600B=20.6, R2=19.6, i=19.1SSSQuery vizier around this object
23.2262.1645-0.0672B=20.4, R2=19.3, i=19.1SSSQuery vizier around this object
40.4262.1674-0.0741B=20.2, R2=17.8, i=17.2SSSQuery vizier around this object
42.6262.1668-0.0746B=19.7, R2=17.8, i=17.2SSSQuery vizier around this object
46.6262.1791-0.0718B=22.3, R2=20.3SSSQuery vizier around this object
50.6262.1678-0.0491R1=19.1, R2=19.6USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
54.6262.1564-0.0554B=21.6SSSQuery vizier around this object
55.1262.1566-0.0714B=20.3, R2=19.6SSSQuery vizier around this object
55.5262.1704-0.0785B=17.7, R2=16.9, i=15.6SSSQuery vizier around this object
56.0262.1688-0.0786B=18.1, R2=17.2, i=16.9SSSQuery vizier around this object


There are 114 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
11.7262.1710-0.0602B1=20.6, B2=19.8, I=18.3, R1=19.1, R2=19.0USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
19.1262.1653-0.0599B1=20.7, B2=20.0, R1=19.3, R2=19.8USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
22.4262.1648-0.0672B1=20.9, B2=20.2, R1=19.1, R2=19.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
30.2262.1631-0.0577B2=20.7, I=18.1, R1=19.2USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
30.2262.1630-0.0578h=15.7, j=16.6, k=15.82MASSQuery vizier around this object
34.5262.1611-0.0586h=15.7, j=16.4, k=15.72MASSQuery vizier around this object
34.8262.1611-0.0584B1=19.0, B2=18.4, I=16.6, R1=17.6, R2=17.5USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
41.9262.1669-0.0744B1=19.6, B2=18.2, I=17.2, R2=16.9USNO-B1Query vizier around this object
43.5262.1666-0.0748h=14.9, j=15.6, k=14.52MASSQuery vizier around this object
50.6262.1822-0.0571B1=18.1, B2=17.7, I=15.9, R1=16.3, R2=16.4USNO-B1Query vizier around this object

Queried USNO-B1, SDSS, 2MASS.

There are 297 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.