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Table 1

Measured quantities and derived physical parameters for the two flares observed; see text for details.

Parameter Flare 1 Flare 2

Peak count rate (s-1) 4000 2000
Rise time (s) 2 1.5
Fast decay time (s) 2 1.5
Slow decay time (s) 13 n.a.
Counts in rise 4000 1600
Counts in fast decay 3900 3800
Counts in slow decay 600 n.a.
Quiescent rate (cts/s) 3700 3700

Peak luminosity (erg/s) 1.6 ×1028 7.9 ×1027
Energy (rise, erg) 1.6 ×1028 6.3 ×1027
Energy (decay fast) 1.5 ×1028 1.5 ×1028
Energy (decay slow) 2.4 ×1027 n.a.
Energy (total) 3.3 ×1028 2.1 ×1028
Area (cm2) 2 ×1016 1.4 ×1016

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