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GCN Circular 4351

GRB 051215: A short GRB in a cluster?
2005-12-15T01:24:41Z (18 years ago)
Avishay Gal-Yam at Caltech <>
E. O. Ofek and A. Gal-Yam (Caltech) report:

The position of the apparently short burst GRB051215 (Swift trigger 172767) 
GCN) is located 0.9 arcmin from the galaxy cluster candidate NSC 
(Gal et al. 2003 AJ 125, 2064).
The estimated photometric redshift of the cluster is 0.09.
An SDSS image of the cluster is available from:

[GCN OPS NOTE(15dec05): Per author's request, the 051214 was changed to 051215.]
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