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

ID# 59

IGR J17454-2919

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
17:45:27.69 -29:19:53.83
( Paizis2015 )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
359.6444268  -00.1765105

Year of discovery: 2014  
( Chenevez2014 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance (d) (kpc)
d above plane (z) (kpc)
Orbital period (h)
Peak X-ray flux 2.78E-10
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] Chenevez2014a
Outburst magnitude (AB) (mag)
Quiescent magnitude (AB) J=17.137 (mag) Paizis2015
E(B-V) 10 (mag) Schlafly2011
Spectral type
Notes IGR J17454-2919: the nature of this transient source is still unclear. Paizis2015 has proposed that 2MASS J17452768-2919534 is the IR counterpart although it is 2.4” away from the X-ray position.

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB)
Mag. Quiescence (AB) Paizis2015
J H Ks
=17.137 =14.428±0.06 =13.22±0.02
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IGR J17454-2919 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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