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GCN Circular 3879

Subject
Swift-BAT trigger 152038 is probably not a GRB
Date
2005-08-25T18:05:50Z (19 years ago)
From
Scott Barthelmy at NASA/GSFC <Scott@lheamail.gsfc.nasa.gov>
S. Barthelmy (GSFC), J. Cummings (GSFC/NRC), C. Markwardt (GSFC/UMD)
on behalf of the Swift-BAT team:

The Swift-BAT triggered (trigger=152038) at 17:43:37 UT on 25 August 2005.
Using only the TDRSS data products (rough lightcurve and image detection
significance), we can not say if this is real or not;  although the tentative
idenitification is not a real GRB (2-to-1 confidence level).
We will know more in about an hour when the full data set is downlinked.
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