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TOO request for SN2023vpe


Time Submitted2023-11-07 10:32:58
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object NameSN2023vpe
Type or ClassificationSupernova
Right Ascension (J2000)46.52857 (= 03h 06m 06.0s)
Declination (J2000)16.25546 (= 16° 15' 19.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1500
Number of Visits5
Total Exposure (s)7500
Immediate Objective
XRT ModeAuto
UVOT Mode 0x223f: U+B+V+All UV (UV weighted)
Primary Target ID16340

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)
12023-11-12 00:00:002023-11-13 00:00:00PC0x223f15000
22023-11-15 00:00:002023-11-16 00:00:00PC0x223f15000
32023-11-18 00:00:002023-11-19 00:00:00PC0x223f15000
42023-11-21 00:00:002023-11-22 00:00:00PC0x223f15000
52023-11-24 00:00:002023-11-25 00:00:00PC0x223f1500695

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