LIGO Document G1701896-v3

GW170814 localization and triangulation annuli

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LIGO-G1701896-v3
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Abstract:
We can pinpoint sources like GW170814 much more accurately now that we can triangulate the signal between Hanford, Livingston, and Virgo. The rapid Hanford-Livingston localization is shown in in blue, and the final Hanford-Livingston-Virgo localization is in green. The gray rings are one-sigma triangulation constraints from the three detector pairs.

Please credit as "LIGO/Virgo/NASA/Leo Singer (Milky Way image: Axel Mellinger)".

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