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Swift Target of Opportunity Request Summary

Below we summarize details for a given TOO request. Note not all details of the TOO request are made public.

TOO request for GX 13+1


Time Submitted2024-02-21 12:18:53
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object NameGX 13+1
Type or ClassificationX-ray binary
Right Ascension (J2000)273.63125 (= 18h 14m 31.0s)
Declination (J2000)-17.15742 (= -17° 09' 26.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1500
Number of Visits10
Total Exposure (s)15000
Immediate Objective
UVOT Mode0x9999: Default (Filter of the day)
Primary Target ID36688

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)
12024-02-25 13:30:002024-02-25 18:10:00WT0x99991500890
22024-02-25 18:10:002024-02-25 22:50:00WT0x999915001320
32024-02-25 22:50:002024-02-26 03:30:00WT0x999915001390
42024-02-26 03:30:002024-02-26 08:10:00WT0x999915001370
52024-02-26 08:10:002024-02-26 12:50:00WT0x999915001430
62024-02-26 12:50:002024-02-26 17:30:00WT0x999915001250
72024-02-26 17:30:002024-02-26 22:10:00WT0x999915001305
82024-02-26 22:10:002024-02-27 02:50:00WT0x99991500770
92024-02-27 02:50:002024-02-27 07:30:00WT0x99991500675
102024-02-27 07:30:002024-02-27 13:00:00WT0x999915001445

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