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GCN Circular 2660

MASTER: GRB040825a optical observation
2004-08-25T21:31:59Z (20 years ago)
Vladimir Lipunov at Moscow State U/Krylov Obs <>
V. Lipunov, A.Krylov, V.Kornilov, G.Borisov, D.Kuvshinov, A.Belinski,
M.Kuznetsov,  S.Potanin, G.Antipov, E.Gorbovskoy,

Sternberg Astronomical Institute, Alexsandr Krylov Observatory, Moscow

At 16.8h after  HETE alert 11553  MASTER robotic telescope
( had imaging  the corresponding area of the sky.

We have 60 unfiltered images of the error box (60s exposition, 40 x 50
arcmin, 200 mm camera).

The unfiltered optical limit on sum is about 20m.

The visual comparison between these images with the DSS plate does not
reveal any new source.

Sum FITS image  are available at

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