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TOO request for EK Dra


Time Submitted2024-03-20 01:49:16
UrgencyMedium Urgency (days to a week)
Object NameEK Dra
Type or ClassificationdGV flare star
Right Ascension (J2000)219.75088 (= 14h 39m 00.0s)
Declination (J2000)64.29166 (= 64° 17' 29.0'')
Position Error (90% confidence - arcminutes)0.02
Science Justification
Exposure Time per Visit (s)1000
Number of Visits12
Total Exposure (s)12000
Immediate Objective
XRT ModeAuto
UVOT Mode0x0121
Primary Target ID16579

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)
12024-03-29 14:27:002024-03-29 15:03:00PC0x012110000
22024-03-29 16:02:002024-03-29 16:38:00PC0x012110000
32024-03-29 17:37:002024-03-29 18:06:00PC0x012110000
42024-03-30 15:44:002024-03-30 16:19:00PC0x012110000
52024-03-30 17:19:002024-03-30 17:54:00PC0x012110000
62024-03-30 18:54:002024-03-30 19:24:00PC0x012110000
72024-03-31 17:02:002024-03-31 17:36:00PC0x012110000
82024-03-31 18:37:002024-03-31 19:10:00PC0x012110000
92024-03-31 20:12:002024-03-31 20:43:00PC0x012110000
102024-04-01 13:34:002024-04-01 14:07:00PC0x012110000
112024-04-01 15:09:002024-04-01 15:41:00PC0x012110000
122024-04-01 16:44:002024-04-01 17:16:00PC0x012110000

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