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GCN Circular 34557

Trigger 1187225: Swift detection of Swift J1727.8-1613 (AKA GRB 230824A)
2023-08-25T23:43:16Z (9 months ago)
Tyler Parsotan at UMBC/GSFC/CRESST II <>

T. M. Parsotan (GSFC/UMBC/CRESSTII) and T. Sakamoto (AGU) report on
behalf of the Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory Team:

At 23:31:52 UT, the Swift Burst Alert Telescope (BAT) triggered again
on the Galactic transient Swift J1727.8-1613 (AKA GRB 230824A) (trigger number
1187203); this is another BAT trigger on this event (see eg GCN Circ. 
34537, 34542 and 34547). Swift XRT and UVOT observations are planned
for after the source exits Moon constraint on August 27. 

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