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GCN Circular 3169

Subject
GRB050402: XDSS counterpart
Date
2005-04-02T09:02:51Z (19 years ago)
From
Derek Fox at CIT <derekfox@astro.caltech.edu>
Derek B. Fox and S. Bradley Cenko (Caltech) reports on behalf of a
larger collaboration:

"We note that the IR afterglow candidate of Chen et al. (GCN 3168) has
a point-like counterpart in second-generation Digitized Sky Survey
(XDSS) i-band (n-emulsion) images.  The source is also detected close
to threshold in R-, I-, and z-band imaging from P60.  Analysis as to
source variability is ongoing."
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