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GCN Circular 3335

GRB 050502a : R band observation at Lulin observatory
2005-05-02T16:49:12Z (19 years ago)
Yuji Urata at RIKEN <>
K. Sanchawala, W.L. Wu, K.Y. Huang, W.H. Ip(NCU),
Y. Qiu, W. Zhou (BAO), Y.Q. Lou (THCA), Y. Urata (RIKEN), 
on behalf of EAFON report:

" We have observed the position of GRB 050502a optical afterglow (Yost
et al. GCN 3322) using 1-m telescope at Lulin Observatory,
Taiwan. Under unstable weather condition, single R band image was
taken at 15.59 UT (~ 13.37 hours after the burst). The limiting
magnitude is R~ 21 compared with USNO-B1.0 stars. No source was
detected down to the limiting magnitude at the position.

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