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TOO request for PKS 2155-304


Time Submitted2023-06-23 01:09:52
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object NamePKS 2155-304
Type or ClassificationAGN
Right Ascension (J2000)329.71667 (= 21h 58m 52.0s)
Declination (J2000)-30.22556 (= -30° 13' 32.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1500
Number of Visits10
Total Exposure (s)15000
Immediate Objective
XRT ModeAuto
UVOT Mode 0x30ed: U+B+V+All UV
Primary Target ID33300

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)
12023-06-28 00:00:002023-06-29 00:00:00PC0x30ed15001405
22023-07-04 00:00:002023-07-05 00:00:00PC0x30ed15001130
32023-07-10 00:00:002023-07-11 00:00:00PC0x30ed1500410
42023-07-16 20:46:002023-07-17 04:16:00PC0x30ed15001320
52023-07-22 00:00:002023-07-23 00:00:00PC0x30ed15000
62023-07-28 00:00:002023-07-29 00:00:00PC0x30ed15000
72023-08-03 00:00:002023-08-04 00:00:00PC0x30ed1500865
82023-08-09 00:00:002023-08-10 00:00:00PC0x30ed15001490
92023-08-15 00:00:002023-08-16 00:00:00PC0x30ed15002515
102023-08-21 00:00:002023-08-22 00:00:00PC0x30ed15001310

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