Gamma ray bursts observed with WATCH‐EURECA

Søren Brandt, Niels Lund, A. J. Castro-Tirado

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    The WATCH wide field x‐ray monitor has the capability of independently locating bright Gamma Ray Bursts to 1° accuracy. We report the preliminary positions of 12 Gamma Ray Bursts observed with the WATCH monitor flown on the ES spacecraft EURECA during its 11 month mission. Also the recurrence of the Soft Gamma Repeater SGR 1900+14 in 1992 is verified.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationGamma-Ray Bursts, Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop
    EditorsG. J. Fishman
    PublisherAmerican Institute of Physics
    Publication date1994
    Publication statusPublished - 1994
    SeriesAIP Conference Proceedings


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      Søren Brandt (Participant)

      20 Oct 199322 Oct 1993

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