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GCN Circular 356

GRB990627: BeppoSAX-WFC final location
1999-06-27T19:04:00Z (25 years ago)
Luigi Piro at IAS/CNR Frascati <>
Giangiacomo Gandolfi on behalf of BeppoSAX Mission Scientist report:

A GRB (GRB 990627) was detected by the GRBM and WFC of BeppoSAX
on June 27, at 05:00:51 U.T.

Final coordinates from WFC are:

The error radius is 3'.

[GCN OP NOTE:  Format incompatibility problems prevented this from being
distributed in a timely fashion.  I am working on the problem, so that
hopefully this will not happen in the future.]
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