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GCN Circular 14193

GRB 130131B: MITSuME Akeno Optical upper limits
2013-02-10T13:58:00Z (11 years ago)
Yoichi Yatsu at Tokyo Tech. <>
M. Hayashi, T. Yoshii, R. Usui, Y.Aoki, S. Kurita,
Y. Saito, Y. Yatsu, and N. Kawai (Tokyo Tech)
report on behalf of the MITSuME collaboration:

We observed GRB 130131B (Siegel et al., GCNC 14159) with the optical
three color (g, Rc, and Ic) CCD cameras attached to the MITSuME 50 cm
telescope of Akeno Observatory, Yamanashi, Japan.

The observation started on 2013-01-31 19:10:57 UT (~49 sec after
the burst). And we could not find any new point source within the XRT
error circle in all the three bands.
The results of photometry (3 sigma upper limits) are listed below.

The photon flux were calibrated against GSC2.3 catalog.

T0+[sec]   MID-UT   T-EXP[sec]    g'           Rc          Ic
     70       19:12:07       60        >16.4   >16.4   >16.2
    178      19:13:55      240       >17.4   >17.6   >17.4
   1183     19:30:40      1320      >18.6   >19.0   >18.9
   2769     19:57:06     4200       >19.1   >19.6   >19.5
T0+ : Elapsed time after the burst [sec]
T-EXP: Total Exposure time [sec]
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