LIGO Document G1701993-v9

GW170817 Infographic

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16 Oct 2017, 02:58
An infographic for GW170817, the first BNS event, and the first multimessenger event.

A single-page summary of the major discoveries from the gravitational wave event GW170817, including a timeline of the multi-messenger observations and important times and dates associated with the event.

The infographic has been designed to contain a minimal amount of technical terminology, and can be printed on the reverse side of the factsheet for this event.

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