|GRB 050709 Animations - NASA/University of Copenhagen|
Multiwavelength Views of GRB 050709. MPEG Various observatories watch the July 9, 2005 Gamma-Ray Burst (GRB) afterglow. A team lead by Dr. Derek Fox discovered the X-ray afterglow with NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory; a team led by Prof. Jens Hjorth of the University of Copenhagen then identified the optical afterglow using the Danish 1.5-meter telescope at the La Silla Observatory in Chile. Fox's team continued its study of the GRB afterglow with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope...
Keywords: What -- Hubble Space Telescope (HST); Where -- Copenhagen; Where -- Chile