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Improved Coordinates for GB971227

ATel #3; R. Rutledge
on 28 Dec 1997; 06:52 UT
Distributed as an Instant Email Notice Gamma-Ray Bursts
Credential Certification: rutledge@rosat.mpe-garching.mpg.de

Subjects: Gamma Ray, Gamma-Ray Burst

In addendum of ATEL #2:
Additional Information forwarded by Walter Lewin, providing improved coordinates for the Gamma Ray Burst 971227
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Slightly improved coordinates of GB971227 from BeppoSAX WFC are
RA(2000)=194.395
Decl(2000)=59.256
i.e. only 1.4' far from the previous ones.
Error radius is 8'.

Further improvements may be available in a day or so from the result of the follow up observation with the NFI of BeppoSAX, that is currently on going.

Luigi Piro

Mission Scientist
on behalf of the BeppoSAX Team

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