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

ID# 45

SWIFT J1842.5-1124

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
18:42:17.45 -11:25:03.90
( Markwardt2008 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
021.7270436  -03.1790305

Year of discovery: 2008  
( Krimm2008 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period (h)
Peak X-ray flux 9.85E-09
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Krimm2008c
Outburst magnitude (AB) Ks=16.75±0.05 (mag) Torres2008
Quiescent magnitude (AB) Ks∼19.25 (mag) Torres2008
E(B-V) 0.767 (mag) Schlafly2011
Spectral type

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Torres2008
Mag. Quiescence (AB) Torres2008
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SWIFT J1842.5-1124 in Simbad
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Object marked with lines

Finding charts reference: Torres2008

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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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