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GCN Circular 36742

Subject
LIGO/Virgo/KAGRA S240623dg: Retraction of GW compact binary merger candidate
Date
2024-06-23T23:47:00Z (25 days ago)
Edited On
2024-06-24T00:05:45Z (25 days ago)
From
Young-Min Kim at KASI <young-min.kim@ligo.org>
Edited By
Leo P. Singer at NASA/GSFC <leo.p.singer@nasa.gov> on behalf of Young-Min Kim at KASI <young-min.kim@ligo.org>
Via
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The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, the Virgo Collaboration, and the KAGRA Collaboration report:

The trigger S240623dg is no longer considered to be a candidate of interest. This candidate was initially identified by one or more early-warning analyses by matching partial signal templates to the data. Analysis of additional data up to the putative merger time, with full signal templates, did not make a significant detection, indicating that the initial candidate was likely due to transient noise.

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