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GCN Circular 9853

GRB 090831B, RIMOTS optical upper limits
2009-08-31T20:02:34Z (15 years ago)
Kenta Kono at Miyazaki U <>
K.Kono, A.Daikyuji, E.Sonoda, N.Ohmori, H.hayasi,
K.Noda, Y.Nisioka, M.Yamauchi
(University of Miyazaki)

We have observed the field covering the error circle of
GRB 090831B (Swift trigger 361477, GCN 9851, M. De Pasquale et al.)
with the unfiltered CCD camera on the 30-cm telescope
at University of Miyazaki.
The observation was started 18:03:42 UT, about 2.5 min
after the Swift trigger time.
We have compared our data of 30 sec exposures
with the USNO-A2.0 catalog,
There is no new source at the reported position.
(GCN 9851, M. De Pasquale et al.)

the upper limits are as follows:
Start(UT) End(UT) Num. of frames Limit (mag.)
18:03:42    18:04:12         1            15.4
18:03:42    18:40:05        27            17.2
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