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 14638

Subject
GRB 130514B: a long GRB detected by INTEGRAL
Date
2013-05-14T14:56:00Z (11 years ago)
From
Sandro Mereghetti at IASF/CNR <sandro@iasf-milano.inaf.it>
S.Mereghetti (IASF-Milano), D.Gotz (CEA, Saclay), C.Ferrigno, E.Bozzo, 
E.Filippova (ISDC, Versoix), and J.Borkowski (CAMK, Torun) on behalf of 
the IBAS Localization Team report:

a gamma ray burst lasting about 10 s has been detected by IBAS in the 
IBIS/ISGRI data at 13:26:32 UT of May 14.

A preliminary analysis gives the coordinates (J2000)

R.A.=  147.604 deg
DEC.=  -18.969 deg

with an uncertainty of 3 arcmin (90% c.l.).


The burst had a peak flux of about 1 counts/cm2/s (20-200 keV, 1-s 
integration time). Due to telemetry saturation we can only set a lower 
limit of 6x10^-7 erg/cmq on the fluence in the same energy range.

A plot of the light curve has been posted at 
http://ibas.iasf-milano.inaf.it/IBAS_Results.html
Looking for U.S. government information and services? Visit USA.gov