A new outburst of the Be/X-ray binary GRO J1008-57 detected by Fermi/GBM
ATel #4319; P. Jenke (MSFC/NPP), M. H. Finger (USRA)
on 20 Aug 2012; 19:34 UT
Credential Certification: Peter Jenke (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Subjects: X-ray, Binary, Neutron Star, Pulsar
We report on the detection of pulsations from the Be/X-ray binary pulsar GRO J1008-57 in the GBM data from August 17.0-20.0, with a barycentric frequency of 10.67027(9) mHz and a mean 12-50 keV pulsed flux of 15.8 +/-0.8 mCrab r.m.s. This is the first GBM detection since the outburst which began in December 2011 (ATel #3805).
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