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

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ID# 52

MAXI J1836-194

( Russell2015 )

RA     [J2000]     DEC

[]          []

18:35:43.45  -19:19:10.48

ℓ                      b

[deg]                            [deg]

013.9456207  -05.35432173

Year of discovery: 2011  
( Negoro2011b )

# of outbursts after discovery:

Basic data

Distance [kpc] 7±3 Russell2014
Distance to the plane (z) [kpc] -0.7±0.3 Russell2014
Orbital period (Porb) [h] <4.9 Russell2014
Peak X-ray flux [erg s-1 cm-2]
Outburst magnitude (AB) V=16.33±0.08 Russell2014
Quiescent magnitude (AB) V>19.5 Lopez2019 Russell2014
E(B-V) [mag] 0.6 Russell2014
Spectral type K – MV


MAXI J1836-194: There is a field star at 0.37” away from the position of the BH candidate. Russell2014 .

Optical/NIR magnitudes

Mag. Outburst (AB)
B=16.81±0.07 V=16.33±0.08
Mag. Quiescent (AB)
Lopez2019 Russell2014
B>20.6 V>19.5 g>24.0
r>23.47 i>23.2
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MAXI J1836-194 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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Last modified: 27 August 2021.