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GCN Circular 25953

GRB 191004A: Swift-BAT refined analysis
2019-10-05T03:50:01Z (5 years ago)
Scott Barthelmy at NASA/GSFC <>
T. Sakamoto (AGU), S. D. Barthelmy (GSFC), J. R. Cummings (CPI),
S. B. Cenko (GSFC), H. A. Krimm (NSF), S. Laha (GSFC/UMBC),
A. Y. Lien (GSFC/UMBC), C. B. Markwardt (GSFC), D. M. Palmer (LANL),
M. Stamatikos (OSU), T. N. Ukwatta (LANL) (i.e. the Swift-BAT team):

Using the data set from T-61 to T+242 sec from recent telemetry downlinks,
we report further analysis of BAT GRB 191004A (trigger #927825)
(Cenko, et al., GCN Circ. 25945).  The BAT ground-calculated position is
RA, Dec = 31.716, -36.932 deg, which is
   RA(J2000)  =  02h 06m 51.8s
   Dec(J2000) = -36d 55' 54.0"
with an uncertainty of 1.1 arcmin, (radius, sys+stat, 90% containment).
The partial coding was 26%.

The mask-weighted light curve has two overlapping peaks starting at
~T-0.2 sec, peaking at ~T_zero, and ending at ~3.1 sec.
T90 (15-350 keV) is 2.44 +- 0.08 sec (estimated error including systematics).

The time-averaged spectrum from T-0.09 to T+2.58 sec is best fit by a simple
power-law model.  The power law index of the time-averaged spectrum is
1.35 +- 0.08.  The fluence in the 15-150 keV band is 1.3 +- 0.1 x 10^-6 erg/cm2.
The 1-sec peak photon flux measured from T-0.09 sec in the 15-150 keV band
is 7.8 +- 0.5 ph/cm2/sec.  All the quoted errors are at the 90% confidence

The results of the batgrbproduct analysis are available at
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