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GRB 191016A: A Long Gamma-Ray Burst Detected by TESS

21 May 2021, 16:00 UTC
GRB 191016A: A Long Gamma-Ray Burst Detected by TESS
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Krista Lynne Smith et al 2021 ApJ 911 43
The TESS exoplanet-hunting mission recently detected the rising and decaying optical afterglow of GRB 191016A, a long gamma-ray burst detected by Swift-BAT; such detections by TESS are likely to be made ~once per year.

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