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GCN Circular 4926

GRB060323: optical limit
2006-03-27T12:02:53Z (18 years ago)
Alexei Pozanenko at IKI, Moscow <>
G. Kornienko (UAPhO), A.Pozanenko (IKI), V.Rumyantsev (CrAO), on behalf of
larger GRB follow up collaboration report:

We have observed the error box of the Swift GRB060323 (Vetere et al., GCN
4904) with 0.4m telescope of  Ussuriysk Astrophysical Observatory (UAPhO) in
R-band between  Mar. 23 (UT) 15:00 - 15:51.  We do not detect the optical
afterglow (Covino et al., GCNs 4911, 4916), and upper limits of combined
images calibrated against  of USNO-A2.0 (R) are following:

Mid time,    Exposure,   Limiting mag.
(UT)           (s)

Mar.23.629    5x60        ~16.0
Mar.23.642   20x60        ~17.0
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