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GCN Circular 2201

GRB030501 observation report
2003-05-04T10:40:35Z (21 years ago)
Eran Ofek at Tel Aviv U. <>
E. O. Ofek, Y.-J. Choi, A. Gal-Yam, Y. Lipkin
(Wise observatory, TAU) report:

We have observed the full error box of GRB030501 (Mereghetti et al. 2003, 
GCN 2183) using the Wise observatory 1m telescope + SITe CCD camera,
starting 2003, May 2nd, 00:05 UT (16.5 hours after the burst).
Two 600s R-band frames were obtained.

Comparison of the images with the POSS-II E plate
reveals no new optical sources, to a limiting magnitude
of R=20.0, within the INTEGRAL error circle.
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