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RXTE Observations of AGL J0229+2054

ATEL # 1645; C. B. Markwardt (CRESST/U. Md./NASA GSFC) & J. H. Swank (NASA GSFC)
on 3 Aug 2008; 16:14 UT
Password Certification: Craig B. Markwardt (

Subjects: X-ray, Gamma Ray, AGN, Transients

On 2008-08-02 at 18:29 UT, RXTE observed the position of the transient AGL J0229+2054 reported by Agile (Bulgarelli et al, ATEL #1641). In an 800 second exposure, no source was detected by the PCA instrument, with a 95% flux upper limit of of 0.5 mCrab (2-10 keV). The lack of a PCA detection appears consistent with the transient behavior reported by the Agile team.

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