Compton Gamma Ray Observatory
(1990s space observatory for gamma ray observation)
The Compton Gamma Ray Observatory (CGRO or GRO) was a spacecraft
observing gamma rays. It was launched in 1991 and
functioned until 2000.
CGRO carried out some surveys and caught gamma-ray bursts
including a strong burst in 1999.
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Referenced by pages:
gamma rays (GR)
Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)