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GRB 060505: A Possible Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Burst in a Star-forming Region at a Redshift of 0.09

Ofek, Eran; Cenko, Stephen B; Gal-Yam, Avishay; Fox, Derek B; Nakar, Ehud; Rau, Arne; Frail, Dale A; Kulkarni, Shrinivas R; Price, Paul Antony; Soderberg, A M; Peterson, Bruce; Berger, Edo; Sharon, K; Shemmer, Ohad; Penprase, B E; Chevalier, Roger A; Brown, P. J.; Burrows, D N; Gehrels, N; Harrison, F A; Holland, Stephen T; Mangano, V; McCarthy, P J; Moon, D-S; Nousek, J A; Persson, S E; Piran, T; Sari, R

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On 2006 May 5, a 4 s duration, low-energy, ∼10 49 erg, gamma-ray burst (GRB) was observed, spatially associated with a z =0.0894 galaxy. Here we report the discovery of the GRB optical afterglow and observations of its environment using Gemini South, th

dc.contributor.authorOfek, Eran
dc.contributor.authorCenko, Stephen B
dc.contributor.authorGal-Yam, Avishay
dc.contributor.authorFox, Derek B
dc.contributor.authorNakar, Ehud
dc.contributor.authorRau, Arne
dc.contributor.authorFrail, Dale A
dc.contributor.authorKulkarni, Shrinivas R
dc.contributor.authorPrice, Paul Antony
dc.contributor.authorSoderberg, A M
dc.contributor.authorPeterson, Bruce
dc.contributor.authorBerger, Edo
dc.contributor.authorSharon, K
dc.contributor.authorShemmer, Ohad
dc.contributor.authorPenprase, B E
dc.contributor.authorChevalier, Roger A
dc.contributor.authorBrown, P. J.
dc.contributor.authorBurrows, D N
dc.contributor.authorGehrels, N
dc.contributor.authorHarrison, F A
dc.contributor.authorHolland, Stephen T
dc.contributor.authorMangano, V
dc.contributor.authorMcCarthy, P J
dc.contributor.authorMoon, D-S
dc.contributor.authorNousek, J A
dc.contributor.authorPersson, S E
dc.contributor.authorPiran, T
dc.contributor.authorSari, R
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-07T22:25:26Z
dc.identifier.issn0004-637X
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/21286
dc.description.abstractOn 2006 May 5, a 4 s duration, low-energy, ∼10 49 erg, gamma-ray burst (GRB) was observed, spatially associated with a z =0.0894 galaxy. Here we report the discovery of the GRB optical afterglow and observations of its environment using Gemini South, th
dc.publisherIOP Publishing
dc.sourceAstrophysical Journal, The
dc.subjectKeywords: Gamma rays: bursts
dc.titleGRB 060505: A Possible Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Burst in a Star-forming Region at a Redshift of 0.09
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume662
dc.date.issued2007
local.identifier.absfor020110 - Stellar Astronomy and Planetary Systems
local.identifier.ariespublicationu4362859xPUB16
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationOfek, Eran, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationCenko, Stephen B, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationGal-Yam, Avishay, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationFox, Derek B, Pennsylvania State University
local.contributor.affiliationNakar, Ehud, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationRau, Arne, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationFrail, Dale A, National Radio Astronomy Observatory
local.contributor.affiliationKulkarni, Shrinivas R, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationPrice, Paul Antony, University of Hawaii
local.contributor.affiliationSchmidt, Brian, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationSoderberg, A M, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationPeterson, Bruce, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationBerger, Edo, Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington
local.contributor.affiliationSharon, K, University of Tel-Aviv
local.contributor.affiliationShemmer, Ohad, Pennsylvania State University
local.contributor.affiliationPenprase, B E, Pomona College
local.contributor.affiliationChevalier, Roger A, University of Virginia
local.contributor.affiliationBrown, P. J., Pennsylvania State University
local.contributor.affiliationBurrows, D N, Pennsylvania State University
local.contributor.affiliationGehrels, N, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
local.contributor.affiliationHarrison, F A, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationHolland, Stephen T, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
local.contributor.affiliationMangano, V, INAF, Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica
local.contributor.affiliationMcCarthy, P J, Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington
local.contributor.affiliationMoon, D-S, California Institute of Technology
local.contributor.affiliationNousek, J A, Pennsylvania State University
local.contributor.affiliationPersson, S E, Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington
local.contributor.affiliationPiran, T, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
local.contributor.affiliationSari, R, California Institute of Technology
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage1129
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage1135
local.identifier.doi10.1086/518082
dc.date.updated2015-12-07T09:36:24Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-34547342459
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