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GCN Circular 493

SAX J2303.2+0015 Optical observations
1999-12-18T22:25:16Z (24 years ago)
Susan Kassin at Ohio State U. <>
S. Kassin (Ohio State U.), S. Novati (CdF), J. Halpern (Columbia U.) 

We have imaged the BeppoSAX WFC error box for SAX J2303.2+0015
reported by Muller, et. al. (GCN 474) on the 1.3-m at MDM
with a nonstandard broad R filter.  We took four fifteen mintue 
exposures in bright moonlight.  Our field of view was 1024 x 1024 arc

Comparing our images to the DSS/POSS-II plates, we have not found
any new object.  However, like Henden et. al. (GCN 490), our observations
did not go deeper than the DSS/POSS-II image.  They reached the same
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