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GCN Circular 27041

LIGO/Virgo S200213t: Global MASTER-Net observations report
2020-02-13T04:33:04Z (4 years ago)
Vladimir Lipunov at Moscow State U/Krylov Obs <>
V. Lipunov, E. Gorbovskoy, V.Kornilov, N.Tyurina, P.Balanutsa, A.Kuznetsov, F.Balakin, 
V.Vladimirov, D. Vlasenko, I.Gorbunov, D.Zimnukhov, V.Senik, T.Pogrosheva,
D.Kuvshinov,  D. Cheryasov
(Lomonosov Moscow State University, SAI, Physics Department),

R. Podesta, C.Lopez, F. Podesta, C.Francile 
(Observatorio Astronomico Felix Aguilar OAFA),

(Instituto de Ciencias Astronomicas, de la Tierra y del Espacio ICATE),

R. Rebolo, M. Serra 
(The Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias),

D. Buckley 
(South African Astronomical Observatory),

O.A. Gres, N.M. Budnev, O.Ershova 
(Irkutsk State University, API),

A. Tlatov, D. Dormidontov 
(Kislovodsk Solar Station of the Pulkovo Observatory),

V. Yurkov, A. Gabovich, Yu. Sergienko 
(Blagoveschensk Educational State University)

MASTER-IAC robotic telescope  (Global MASTER-Net:, Lipunov et al., 2010, Advances in Astronomy, vol. 2010, 30L)  located in Spain (IAC Teide Observatory) started inspect of the LIGO/Virgo S200213t errorbox  113 sec after notice time and 397 sec after trigger time at 2020-02-13 04:17:17 UT, with upper limit up to  17.5 mag. The observations began at zenith distance = 79 deg. The sun  altitude  is -45.8 deg. 

The galactic latitude b = -7 deg., longitude l = 126 deg.

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We obtain a following upper limits.  

Tmid-T0  |      Date Time      |          Site       |             Coord (J2000)          |Filt.| Expt. | Limit| Comment

     488 | 2020-02-13 04:17:17 |          MASTER-IAC | (20h 29m 19.75s , +57d 55m 31.9s) |   C |   180 | 17.5 |        
     488 | 2020-02-13 04:17:17 |          MASTER-IAC | (20h 44m 39.60s , +57d 50m 46.6s) |   C |   180 | 17.1 |        
Filter C is a clear (unfiltred) band. 

The observation and reduction will continue. 
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