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GCN Circular 23835

Subject
GRB 190202A: AGILE ratemeters detection
Date
2019-02-02T13:29:32Z (5 years ago)
From
Francesco Verrecchia at ASDC <francesco.verrecchia@ssdc.asi.it>
F. Verrecchia (SSDC, and INAF/OAR), A. Ursi (INAF/IAPS), M. Tavani
(INAF/IAPS, and Univ. Roma Tor Vergata), M. Cardillo, Y. Evangelista, G.
Piano (INAF/IAPS), C. Pittori,  F. Lucarelli, (SSDC, and INAF/OAR), F.
Longo
(Univ. Trieste and INFN Trieste), A. Bulgarelli, V. Fioretti, F. Fuschino
(INAF/OAS-Bologna), A. Argan (INAF/IAPS), A. Giuliani (INAF/IASF-Mi), M.
Marisaldi (INAF/OAS, and Bergen University), M. Pilia, A. Trois
(INAF/OA-Cagliari), I. Donnarumma (ASI), report on behalf of the AGILE Team:

AGILE detected the long GRB 190202A first reported by Swift in Lien et al.,
GCN 23830, in the scientific ratemeters of the Anti-Coincidence (50-200
keV),
Super-AGILE (SA; 18-60 keV) and Mini-Caloremeter (MCAL; 0.4-100 MeV)
detectors.
The event position was not exposed by the AGILE Gamma-Ray Imaging Detector.

The low significance event lasted about 15s in the three light curves with
the
SA one starting about 8 s before the trigger time and the MCAL one about 10
s before.

Further analyses are still in progress.
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