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TOO request for 3C 279


Time Submitted2023-04-11 12:50:34
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object Name3C 279
Type or ClassificationAGN
Right Ascension (J2000)194.04654 (= 12h 56m 11.0s)
Declination (J2000)-5.78931 (= -05° 47' 21.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1000
Number of Visits13
Total Exposure (s)13000
Immediate Objective
UVOT Mode 0x30ed: U+B+V+All UV
Primary Target ID30867

Below are tentative scheduling windows for this ToO request. Note that the 'Observed Time' is just an approximation for your convenience and may not be complete. Please check the online version of the Swift schedule for the full listing of observed times.

#Window StartWindow StopXRT
Exposure (s)Observed
Time (s)
12023-04-14 08:45:002023-04-14 17:30:00PC0x30ed10000
22023-04-15 08:45:002023-04-15 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000620
32023-04-16 08:45:002023-04-16 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000865
42023-04-17 08:45:002023-04-17 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000770
52023-04-18 08:45:002023-04-18 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000900
62023-04-19 08:45:002023-04-19 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000880
72023-04-20 08:45:002023-04-20 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000915
82023-04-21 08:45:002023-04-21 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000750
92023-04-22 08:45:002023-04-22 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000770
102023-04-23 08:45:002023-04-23 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000910
112023-04-24 08:45:002023-04-24 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000825
122023-04-25 08:45:002023-04-25 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000885
132023-04-26 08:45:002023-04-26 17:30:00PC0x30ed1000860

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