Swift-XRT Survey of Fermi Unassociated Sources


These results are part of the Swift program to follow-up Fermi unassociated sources in an attempt to find X-ray counterparts to the unidentified gamma-ray sources. As new observations are performed, these pages will be updated in nearly real time. Please use these results as a guide and proceed with caution when using them in a publication since they are the result of an automated analysis.

When using these data and results in publications, please reference M.C. Stroh & A.D. Falcone 2013, ApJS, 207, 28; arXiv: 1305.4949 for a description of many of the analysis techniques used to reduce these data (note: a more detailed paper describing the complete data set and analysis is forthcoming). Please contact Abe Falcone and Michael Stroh at unassociated@swift.psu.edu if you have any questions about the program or the analysis, or to simply to let us know that you've made use of these data.


Caution: For completeness, sources are listed if the "detection" exceeds 3 sigma. The significances and images are shown so you can make more stringent significance cuts, if desired.

3FGL J1208.0-6901

Field

Detected Excesses

Swift-XRT image of the field for 3FGL J1208.0-6901 Swift-XRT detections in the field for 3FGL J1208.0-6901

Detected Excesses (SNR(Sosta) > 3.0)

# R.A. (J2000) Dec. (J2000) Pos. Error (") Rate (cts/s) Counts SNR (Detect) SNR (Sosta)
1 12 07 37.93 -69 12 21.20 6.65 (4.2 ± 1.0) x 10-3 17 3.051 3.978

X-Ray and Gamma Ray Catalogs

More Catalogs

Swift-XRT image with known X-ray and gamma ray sources for 3FGL J1208.0-6901 Swift-XRT image with known radio, optical and UV sources for 3FGL J1208.0-6901


No known X-ray or gamma ray sources found.

Known Radio, Optical and UV Sources

# Source Name R.A. (J2000) Dec. (J2000) Offset (') Database Table
1 MGPS J120926-690350 12 09 26.90 -69 03 51.12 7.89 MGPS2
2 MGPS J120922-685231 12 09 22.51 -68 52 31.08 11.53 MGPS2

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