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GCN Circular 3328

GRB050502: ANU 1m optical Observations
2005-05-02T10:04:50Z (19 years ago)
Brian Schmidt at RSAA, ANU (MSSSO) <>
Josh Rich, Brian  Schmidt (Australian National University) and Jessie 
Christiansen (UNSW)  report on behalf of a larger collaboration:

"We observed a 5' region covering the BAT position of  the SWIFT burst 
GRB 050502B(GCN#3237)
using the ANU 1m telescope on May 2.40 UT in V band.  Preliminary 
comparison with the DSS shows no OT to V=18.
Further observations are continuing."
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