BlackCAT A Catalog of Stellar-Mass Black Holes in X-ray Binaries

ID# 33

XTE J1650-500

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
16:50:00.98 -49:57:43.60
( Tomsick2004 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
336.7182648  -03.4270109

Year of discovery: 2001  
( Remillard2001 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Dynamically confirmed BH

Basic data

Distance (d) 2.6±0.7 (kpc) Homan2006
d above plane (z) -0.16±0.04 (kpc) Homan2006
Orbital period 7.69±0.02 (h) Orosz2004
Peak X-ray flux 1.52E-08
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Corbel2004
Outburst magnitude (AB) B∼16.8 (mag) Castro-Tirado2001
Quiescent magnitude (AB) R∼22.055 (mag) Garcia2002 Curran2012
E(B-V) 1.5 (mag) Augusteijn2001a

Dynamical parameters

Orbital period 7.69±0.02 (h) Orosz2004
Star's spectral type ~K4V Orosz2004
Star's radial velocity amplitude (K2) 435±30 (km/s) Orosz2004
Mass function 'f(M1)' 2.7±0.6 (M) Orosz2004
BH mass (M1) ≤7.3 (M) Orosz2004
Mass ratio (q=M/M1)
Inclination angle (i) >47 (deg) Orosz2004
Rot. broadening (v sini) (km/s)

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Castro-Tirado2001
Mag. Quiescence (AB) Garcia2002 Curran2012
∼22.055 ∼24 >19.309
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