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

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ID# 34

SAX J1711.6-3808

( intZand2002 )

RA     [J2000]     DEC

[]          []

17:11:37.10  -38:07:05.70

ℓ                      b

[deg]                            [deg]

348.4406504  +00.79880572

Year of discovery: 2001  
( intZand2001 )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance [kpc]
Distance to the plane (z) [kpc]
Orbital period (Porb) [h]
Peak X-ray flux [erg s-1 cm-2]
Outburst magnitude (AB)
Quiescent magnitude (AB) R>22.1 intZand2002
E(B-V) [mag] 5.161 intZand2002
Spectral type


SAX J1711.6-3808: The NIR magnitudes are from a star within the X-ray error circle in a crowded field, but it is not confirmed as the true counterpart ( Wang2014 ).

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB)
Mag. Quiescent (AB)
J=13.37±0.03 H=11.82±0.03 K (not AB)=9.43±0.03
Aladin finding chart
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SAX J1711.6-3808 in Simbad

Finding charts

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Finding chart reference: BlackCAT image archive

Finding chart
Finding chart

This research has made use of NASA's Astrophysics Data System (ADS) and the SIMBAD database operated at CDS (Strasbourg, France)
Please acknowledge the use of this catalogue in any published work you derive from it.

Last modified: 27 August 2021.