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GCN Circular 15027

Subject
Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor trigger 396447899 / 130725517 is not a GRB
Date
2013-07-25T14:31:02Z (11 years ago)
From
Andreas von Kienlin at MPE <azk@mpe.mpg.de>
A. von Kienlin (MPE) reports on behalf of the Fermi GBM Team:

"The Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor (GBM) trigger 396447899 / 130725517 at
12:24:56.76 UT
 on 25 July 2013, tentatively classified as a GRB, is in fact not due
 to a GRB. This trigger is due to local particles."
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