Skip to main content
Testing. You are viewing the public testing version of GCN. For the production version, go to https://gcn.nasa.gov.
New Announcement Feature, Code of Conduct, Circular Revisions. See news and announcements

GCN Circular 11408

Subject
Konus-Wind observation of GRB 101114A
Date
2010-11-16T10:49:16Z (14 years ago)
From
Valentin Pal'shin at Ioffe Inst <val@mail.ioffe.ru>
S. Golenetskii, R.Aptekar, E. Mazets, V. Pal'shin, D. Frederiks, P.
Oleynik, M. Ulanov, D. Svinkin, and T. Cline on behalf of the Konus-Wind
team report:

The long GRB 101114A discovered in BAT ground analysis (Sakamoto et al., 
GCN 11405) was detected by Konus-Wind in the waiting mode.

The burst light curve shows a rather bright pulse at ~T0(BAT) preceded 
by two weak pulses at ~T0(BAT)-100 s and ~T0(BAT)-50 s. The total burst 
duration is ~110 s.

As observed by Konus-Wind, the burst had a fluence of (4.7 +/- 
2.4)x10^-6 erg/cm2 (in the 20 - 1200 keV energy range).

Modeling the K-W 3-channel spectrum of the main pulse (accumulated from 
T0-2.2 s to T0+6.6 s) by a power law with exponential cutoff model:
dN/dE ~ (E^alpha)*exp(-E*(2+alpha)/Ep)
yields alpha = -1.15 +/- 0.29, Ep = 296 +/- 129 keV.

All the quoted errors are estimated at the 1 sigma confidence level.

The K-W light curve of this burst is available at
http://www.ioffe.rssi.ru/LEA/GRBs/GRB101114A/
Looking for U.S. government information and services? Visit USA.gov