Gamma-ray burst afterglow

Noirlab_noirlab2017c_1024

noirlab_noirlab2017c July 14th, 2020

Credit: International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/K. Paterson & W. Fong (Northwestern University)Image processing: Travis Rector (University of Alaska Anchorage), Mahdi Zamani & Davide de Martin  

The afterglow of GRB181123B, captured by the Gemini North telescope.

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noirlab2017c/

Curator: NSF's NOIRLab, Tucson, AZ, USA

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
GRB181123B
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Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 12h 17m 30.0s
DEC = 14° 36’ 8.0”
Orientation
North is 5.2° CCW
Field of View
1.9 x 1.9 arcminutes
Constellation
Coma Berenices

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Red MMT 6.5-meter Telescope (MMIRS) Infrared (K) 2.2 µm
Red MMT 6.5-meter Telescope (MMIRS) Infrared (H) 1.6 µm
Orange MMT 6.5-meter Telescope (MMIRS) Infrared (J) 1.3 µm
Orange MMT 6.5-meter Telescope (MMIRS) Infrared (Y) 1.0 µm
Yellow Gemini-N (GMOS-N) Infrared (z) 925.0 nm
Green Gemini-N (GMOS-N) Optical (i) 780.0 nm
Cyan Gemini-N (GMOS-N) Optical (r) 630.0 nm
Blue Gemini-N (GMOS-N) Optical (g) 475.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Red
Red
Orange
Orange
Yellow
Green
Cyan
Blue
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ID
noirlab2017c
Subject Category
Subject Name
GRB181123B
Credits
International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/K. Paterson & W. Fong (Northwestern University)Image processing: Travis Rector (University of Alaska Anchorage), Mahdi Zamani & Davide de Martin  
Release Date
2020-07-14T08:17:59
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noirlab2017c/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
MMT 6.5-meter Telescope, MMT 6.5-meter Telescope, MMT 6.5-meter Telescope, MMT 6.5-meter Telescope, Gemini North, Gemini North, Gemini North, Gemini North
Instrument
MMIRS, MMIRS, MMIRS, MMIRS, GMOS-N, GMOS-N, GMOS-N, GMOS-N
Color Assignment
Red, Red, Orange, Orange, Yellow, Green, Cyan, Blue
Band
Infrared, Infrared, Infrared, Infrared, Infrared, Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
K, H, J, Y, z, i, r, g
Central Wavelength
2150, 1645, 1250, 1015, 925, 780, 630, 475
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None, None, None, None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
184.374925333, 14.6022163056
Reference Dimension
2000.0, 2010.0
Reference Pixel
514.23219603, 1327.89133309
Scale
-1.56881996677e-05, 1.56881996677e-05
Rotation
5.169148571457343
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
NSF's NOIRLab
URL
https://noirlab.edu
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
950 North Cherry Ave.
City
Tucson
State/Province
AZ
Postal Code
85719
Country
USA
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
NSF's NOIRLab
Publisher ID
noirlab
Resource ID
noirlab2017c
Metadata Date
2020-07-06T00:27:43+02:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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