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

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ID# 59

IGR J17454-2919

( Paizis2015 )

RA     [J2000]     DEC

[]          []

17:45:27.68  -29:19:53.45

ℓ                      b

[deg]                            [deg]

359.6444754  -00.17656165

Year of discovery: 2014  
( Chenevez2014 )

# 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) Ks=13.22±0.02 Paizis2015
E(B-V) [mag] 10 Schlafly2011
Spectral type


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. Quiescent (AB)
J=17.137 H=14.43±0.06 Ks=13.22±0.02
Aladin finding chart
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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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Last modified: 27 August 2021.