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TOO request for 1A0538-66


Time Submitted2024-02-19 05:59:26
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object Name1A0538-66
Type or ClassificationBe Binary System
Right Ascension (J2000)83.92082 (= 05h 35m 40.0s)
Declination (J2000)-66.86487 (= -66° 51' 53.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1000
Number of Visits7
Total Exposure (s)7000
Immediate Objective
XRT ModeAuto
UVOT Mode0x036d
Primary Target ID33135

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)
12024-02-24 00:00:002024-02-25 00:00:00PC0x036d1000935
22024-02-25 00:00:002024-02-26 00:00:00PC0x036d1000830
32024-02-26 07:00:002024-02-27 00:00:00PC0x036d1000655
42024-02-27 00:00:002024-02-28 09:35:00PC0x036d10001860
52024-02-28 00:00:002024-02-29 00:00:00PC0x036d1000975
62024-02-29 00:00:002024-03-01 00:00:00PC0x036d1000910
72024-03-01 00:00:002024-03-02 00:00:00PC0x036d1000875

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