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

ID# 8

H 1743-322

XTE J1746-322 = IGR J17464-3213

RA (h:m:s)  DEC (º:':")  J2000:
17:46:15.60 -32:14:00.86
( Miller-Jones2012a )

Galactic l (º)  b (º)  J2000:
357.2550371  -01.8329174

Year of discovery: 1977  
( White1983 )

# of outbursts after discovery: 12

Basic data

Distance (d) ∼10 (kpc) Shaposhnikov2009 McClintock2009
d above plane (z) ∼-0.32 (kpc) Shaposhnikov2009 McClintock2009
Orbital period (h)
Peak X-ray flux 4.62E-08
(erg/s/cm2) [keV] XTE/ASM
Outburst magnitude (AB) R=21.95 (mag) Steeghs2003
Quiescent magnitude (AB) i'>24 (mag) McClintock2009 McClintock2009
E(B-V) 3.049 (mag) Schlegel1998
Spectral type
Notes H 1743-322 has shown several outbursts. The X-ray data is taken from the 2003 one ( Markwardt2003 ).

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB) Steeghs2003
Mag. Quiescence (AB) McClintock2009 McClintock2009
i' Ks
>24 =18.95±0.1
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