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

ID# 53

MAXI J1305-704

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
13:06:55.30 -70:27:05.11
( Coriat2012 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
304.2379729  -07.6189888

Year of discovery: 2012  
( Sato2012a )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period 9.74±0.04 (h) Shidatsu2013
Peak X-ray flux 1.03E-09
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Morihana2013
Outburst magnitude (AB) uvw1=17.23±0.04 (mag) Greiner2012
Quiescent magnitude (AB) (mag)
E(B-V) 0.29 (mag) Schlafly2011
Spectral type

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Greiner2012
Mag. Quiescence (AB)
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MAXI J1305-704 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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