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GCN Circular 21401

GRB 170728B: time correction to MASTER GCN Circular 21391
2017-08-01T08:32:12Z (6 years ago)
Vladimir Lipunov at Moscow State U/Krylov Obs <>
N.Tyurina, V. Lipunov, E. Gorbovskoy, V.Kornilov, D.Kuvshinov, 
A.V.Krylov, I.Gorbunov, P.Balanutsa, A.Kuznetsov, V.V.Chazov, D. Vlasenko
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Sternberg Astronomical Institut of MSU

R. Rebolo, M. Serra, N. Lodieu, G. Israelian, L. Suarez-Andres
The Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias

R.Podesta, C.Lopez, F. Podesta Observatorio Astronomico Felix Aguilar (OAFA),
National University of San Juan, Argentina

H. Levato, C. Saffe
Instituto de Ciencias Astronomicas,de la Tierra y del Espacio (ICATE),
San Juan, Argentina

O.Gres, K.Ivanov, S.Yazev, N.M.Budnev, O.Gres, O.Chuvalaev, V.A.Poleshchuk,
Irkutsk State University

V.Yurkov, Yu.Sergienko
Blagoveschensk Educational State University, Blagoveschensk

A. Tlatov, V.Senik, A.V. Parhomenko, D. Dormidontov
Kislovodsk Solar Station of the Pulkovo Observatory

D.Buckley, S. Potter, A.Kniazev, M.Kotze
South African Astronomical Observatory

We found additional image in MASTER-IAC DataBase with more early time.
So the begining of our GCN Circular #21391 must be readed 

MASTER II  robotic telescope (MASTER-Net: 
located in IAC was pointed to the  GRB170728B 19 sec after notice time 
and 30 sec after trigger time at 2017-07-28 23:03:49 UT. On our first (10s 
exposure)  image we found optical transient  within SWIFT 
error-box (Cenko et al., GCN Circ. #21371).
The 5-sigma upper limit has been about 16.6 mag

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