Possible EUV ALEXIS transient-3A

(vsnet-alert 800)

ALEXIS has detected a potential transient in Telescope 3A (72 eV) at:

          RA=  10 32 15
          DEC= 41 46.6
          (Epoch 2000)

          Error circle radius = 0.6 degrees (~90% confidence)

There was no evidence of the object in the co-aligned telescope 3B (186 Angstroms,66 eV). The source was active in 2 separate flaring events at 17 UT 23 March and 0 UT 24 March. Simbad lists 20 sources in the error box.

Follow up observations are encouraged

                                                 Diane Roussel-Dupre
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