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GCN Circular 12006

Subject
GRB 110422A: Herschel FIR observation preliminary report
Date
2011-05-05T03:12:33Z (13 years ago)
From
Maohai Huang at NAOC <mhuang@nao.cas.cn>
Maohai Huang (NAOC), Bing Zhang (UNLV), Dong Xu (WIS), Jinsong Deng
(NAOC), Liping Xin (NAOC), Yulei Qiu (NAOC) report on behalf of Herschel
OT1_mhuang01 Open Time program:

Herschel Space Observatory has observed GRB 110422A according to the
plan (Huang et al GCN 11985).  Preliminary data reduction has shown
statistically significant (S/N ~ 10) detection in 170um and 250um bands
at a few mJy level. Scheduled follow-up observations and further
analyses of foreground/background sources will be conducted to
determine whether the emission is variable (dominated by the afterglow)
or from the host galaxy of GRB 110422A and Galactic ISM.
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