GRB29_20170314_G277583 at TAROT Calern observatory

TAROT Calern observatory log of images

IM_20170314_221355355_000000_52964001    45 stars filter C [212356289510.1s - 212356289630.1s] expo=120s elev=51.8deg humid= 76% sunelev=-44.1deg (moon at  92.0deg phase=0.85 elev=+24.0 )
IM_20170314_221606339_000000_52964001    48 stars filter C [212356289641.1s - 212356289761.1s] expo=120s elev=51.4deg humid= 75% sunelev=-44.3deg (moon at  92.0deg phase=0.85 elev=+24.0 )
IM_20170315_221355729_000000_52972701    48 stars filter C [212356375910.6s - 212356376030.6s] expo=120s elev=51.1deg humid= 70% sunelev=-43.8deg (moon at 104.0deg phase=0.78 elev=+14.0 )
IM_20170315_221606885_000000_52972701    47 stars filter C [212356376041.8s - 212356376161.8s] expo=120s elev=50.7deg humid= 68% sunelev=-44.0deg (moon at 104.0deg phase=0.78 elev=+15.0 )
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Galactic coordinates

Galactic coordinates : lon=193.321083392 lat=18.2015147332
NASA/IPAC-Extragalactic-Database tool for calculate an extinction

Extinction from Schlegel et al. (1998, ApJ 500, 525): E(B-V)=0.063
Assuming Rv=3.1: Av=0.209 Ar=0.169 Ai=0.123 Extinction map E(B-V) from Schlegel:

Field of View is about 66 arcmin (north is NOT up !)

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GRB 29_201: TAROT Calern observatory optical observations
Klotz A., Turpin D., Atteia J.L. (CNRS-OMP-IRAP),
Boer, M., Laugier, R. (CNRS-ARTEMIS),
Gendre B. (UVI - Etelman Obs.) report:

We imaged the field of GRB 29_201 detected by XXX
(trigger XXX) with the TAROT robotic telescope (D=25cm)
located at the Calern observatory, France.

The observations started 212356289510.1s after the GRB trigger
(XXXs after the notice). The elevation of the field decreased from
51 degrees above horizon and weather conditions
were XXX.

---- NO
The date of trigger : t0 = 1858-11-17T00:00:00.000

The first image is trailed with a duration of 120.0s
(see the description in Klotz et al., 2006, A&A 451, L39).
We do not detect any OT with a limiting magnitude of:
t0+212356289510.1s to t0+212356289630.1s : R > 15.1

The second image is 120.0s exposure in tracking mode:
t0+212356289641.1s to t0+212356289761.1s : R > 16.2

We co-added a series of exposures:
t0+212356289641.1s to t0+212356376161.8s : R > 17.7
---- YES
We detect a new fading source in the error box given by XXX
We detected the candidate couterpart mentioned by XXX et al. (GCNC XXXX)
at the following position (+/- 3 arcsec):

RA(J2000.0) = XXh XXm XX.XXs
DEC(J2000.0) +XXd XX' XX.X"

OT was R~XX.X at 212356289510.1s after GRB.

Magnitudes were estimated with the nearby USNO-B1 stars
and are not corrected for galactic dust extinction.

N.B. Galactic coordinates are lon=193.3211 lat=+18.2015
and the galactic extinction in R band is 0.2 magnitudes
estimated from D. Schlegel et al. 1998ApJ...500..525S.

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