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

ID# 56

SWIFT J1753.7-2544

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
17:53:39.85 -25:45:14.20
( Rau2013 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
003.6476003  +00.1035382

Year of discovery: 2013  
( Krimm2013 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period (h)
Peak X-ray flux 7.09E-09
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Krimm2013
Outburst magnitude (AB) K (not AB)∼16.5 (mag) Rau2013
Quiescent magnitude (AB) (mag)
E(B-V) 10 (mag) Rau2013 Schlafly2011
Spectral type
Notes SWIFT J1753.7-2544: The K-band magnitude in outburst was not transformed into AB system.

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Rau2013
K (not AB)
Mag. Quiescence (AB)
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SWIFT J1753.7-2544 in Simbad
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Finding chart
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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