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

ID# 52

MAXI J1836-194

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
18:35:43.45 -19:19:10.48
( Russell2015 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
013.9456207  -05.3543217

Year of discovery: 2011  
( Negoro2011b )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) 7±3 (kpc) Russell2014
d above plane (z) -0.7±0.3 (kpc) Russell2014
Orbital period <4.9 (h) Russell2014
Peak X-ray flux 1.01E-09
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Russell2013a
Outburst magnitude (AB) V=16.33±0.08 (mag) Russell2014
Quiescent magnitude (AB) r>23.474 (mag) Russell2014
E(B-V) 0.6 (mag) Russell2014
Spectral type K – MV
Notes MAXI J1836-194: There is a field star at 0.37” away from the position of the BH candidate. Russell2014 .

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Russell2014
Mag. Quiescence (AB) Russell2014
r i V g B
>23.474 >23.204 >19.456 >23.987 >20.637
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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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