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

ID# 58

IGR J17451-3022

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
17:45:06.72 -30:22:43.30
( Chakrabarty2014 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
358.7115137  -00.6579992

Year of discovery: 2014  
( Chenevez2014b )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period ∼6.284±0.001 (h) Jaisawal2015
Peak X-ray flux 1.90E-10
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Heinke2014a Altamirano2014
Outburst magnitude (AB) (mag)
Quiescent magnitude (AB) (mag)
E(B-V) 10 (mag) Schlafly2011
Spectral type
Notes IGR J17451-3022 has shown periodicity in its light curve of ∼6.3 h ( Jaisawal2015 ) which would imply a >70º inclination. However the nature of the compact object is still unclear and it might be a magnetar ( Heinke2014a ).

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB)
Mag. Quiescence (AB)
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IGR J17451-3022 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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