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GCN Circular 4346

Subject
GRB 051211B, optical observation
Date
2005-12-13T16:03:36Z (18 years ago)
From
Eri Sonoda at U of Miyazaki/Japan <sonoda@astro.miyazaki-u.ac.jp>
E.Sonoda, S.Maeno, M.Yamauchi, Y.Nakamura, S.Masuda
(University of Miyazaki)


"We have observed the field covering the error box of
GRB 051211B (GCN4327) with the unfiltered CCD camera
on the 30-cm telescope at University of Miyazaki.
The observation was started 10:01:06 UT on Dec.12 (about 12 hours after
the burst).
After co-adding a set of 10 images (10:01:06 - 10:13:59 UT)
of 30 sec exposures, we have compared with the USNO A2.0 catalog.
Preliminary analysis shows there is no new source brighter than 17.9 mag.
at the position reported by Klotz, A. et.al.(GCN4328)."
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