GRB 050525A - here we go again...
Very bright well position gamma ray burst happened just after midnight (UT).
Originally thought to be short, but it is not (double peaked, ~ 10 sec duration).
Very very bright and ROTSE already got a very bright optical counterpart.
from GCN3466 position RA(J2000) = 18h 32m 32.3s
Dec(J2000) = +26d 20' 17.5" We estimate an uncertainty of
about 6 arcseconds radius
This one is going to be interesting - bet the hypernova/collapsar scenario will be totally confirmed with this one, or severly tested if there is not a low/moderate redshift star forming galaxy under the counterpart.
Gonna be a busy night in the southwest and Hawaii... have fun folks.