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TOO request for Swift J1727.8-1613


Time Submitted2023-10-11 02:20:18
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object NameSwift J1727.8-1613
Type or ClassificationX-Ray Transient
Right Ascension (J2000)261.93046 (= 17h 27m 43.0s)
Declination (J2000)-16.20534 (= -16° 12' 19.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1000
Number of Visits3
Total Exposure (s)3000
Immediate Objective
UVOT Mode 0x30ed: U+B+V+All UV
Primary Target ID1186959

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