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GCN Circular 3908

Retraction of Swift-BAT trigger #153355
2005-09-03T06:43:38Z (19 years ago)
Jay R. Cummings at NASA/GSFC/Swift <>
J. Cummings (NASA/NRC),  C. Markwardt (GSFC),  D. Palmer (LANL)
on behalf of the Swift team report:

At Sat 03 Sep 05 05:35:44 UT, BAT detected a possible peak in an
image and reported it as a transient (Trigger #153355). This trigger 
is a low-significance peak in the vicinity of, but not coincident 
with, a previously detected low-significance peak. Therefore it is 
unlikely to be an astrophysical source of any kind, but rather
an chance image fluctuation.
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