GCN Circular 9284
Paolo D'Avanzo (Univ. Milano-Bicocca & INAF/Brera), Andrew J. Levan (Univ. Warwick), Daniele Malesani (DARK/NBI), Christina C. Thoene (INAF/Brera), Johan P. U. Fynbo, Jens Hjorth (DARK/NBI), Nial Tanvir (Univ. Leicester), report on behalf of a larger collaboration: We observed the field of GRB 090429B (Ukwatta et al. GCN 9281) with the ESO-VLT in imaging mode with the FORS2 camera. Observations started about 1 hr after the burst. In our stacked images, no afterglow is detected down to the following 3sigma limits: R > 25.3 z > 23.5 Photometry has been calibrated against USNOB1 catalogue and the SDSS. We acknowledge support from the Paranal staff, in particular E. Mason and P. Lynam.