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GCN Circular 3248

GRB 050412: retraction of UVOT transient report
2005-04-12T14:25:22Z (19 years ago)
Josh Bloom at Harvard/CFA <>
D. Pooley (UCB) and J. S. Bloom report:

"Upon further inspection of the Swift UVOT Quicklook for GRB 050412 we
cannot confirm the reality of the transient reported in the previous
circular (GCN #3247)."

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