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

ID# 34

SAX J1711.6-3808

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
17:11:37.10 -38:07:05.70
( intZand2002 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
348.4406504  +00.7988057

Year of discovery: 2001  
( intZand2001 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period (h)
Peak X-ray flux 1.27E-09
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Wijnands2002
Outburst magnitude (AB) (mag)
Quiescent magnitude (AB) R>22.055 (mag) intZand2002 Wang2014
E(B-V) 5.161 (mag) intZand2002
Spectral type
Notes SAX J1711.6-3808: The NIR magnitudes are from a star within the X-ray error circle in a crowded field, but it is not confirmed as the true counterpart ( Wang2014 ).

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB)
Mag. Quiescence (AB) intZand2002 Wang2014
R J H K (not AB)
>22.055 =13.37±0.03 =11.82±0.03 =9.43±0.03
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SAX J1711.6-3808 in Simbad
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This research has made use of NASA's Astrophysics Data System (ADS) and the SIMBAD database operated at CDS (Strasbourg, France)
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