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J/A+A/521/A45   X-ray detections in the σ Ori cluster  (Caballero+, 2010)

HRC-I/Chandra X-ray observations towards σ Orionis. Caballero J.A., Albacete-colombo J.F., Lopez-Santiago J. <Astron. Astrophys., 521, A45-45 (2010)> =2010A&A...521A..45C
ADC_Keywords: Clusters, open ; Stars, early-type ; X-ray sources Keywords: brown dwarfs - stars: early-type - stars: flare - stars: variables: T Tauri, Herbig Ae/Be - X-rays: stars - open clusters and associations: individual: σ Orionis Abstract: We investigated the X-ray emission from young stars and brown dwarfs in the σ Orionis cluster (τ≃3Ma, d≃385pc) and its relation to mass, the presence of circumstellar discs, and separation to the cluster centre by taking advantage of the superb spatial resolution of the Chandra X-ray Observatory. Description: We used public HRC-I/Chandra data from a 97.6ks pointing towards the cluster centre and complemented them with X-ray data from IPC/Einstein, HRI/ROSAT, EPIC/XMM-Newton, and ACIS-S/Chandra together with optical and infrared photometry and spectroscopy from the literature and public catalogues. On our HRC-I/Chandra data, we measured count rates, estimated X-ray fluxes, and searched for short-term variability. We also looked for long-term variability by comparing with previous X-ray observations. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file tablec1.dat 72 107 HRC-I/Chandra X-ray detections with significance over 5.1. tablec2.dat 87 90 Optical/near-infrared counterparts of X-ray sources in Table C1 tablec3.dat 99 63 A reappraisal to the X-ray sources near σ Ori in Wolk (1996, Ph.D. Thesis)
See also: J/AN/325/705 : RIJHKs of low-mass stars in σ Ori (Bejar+, 2004) J/A+A/419/249 : RJHKs photometry of σ Ori low-mass stars (Scholz+, 2004) J/A+A/446/501 : XMM observations of σ Ori cluster (Franciosini+, 2006) J/A+A/493/931 : MAD observations of σ Ori (Bouy+, 2009) J/ApJ/688/362 : Disks around brown dwarfs in σ Ori (Luhman+ 2008) J/ApJS/191/389 : Photometric monitoring in σ Ori cluster (Cody+, 2010) J/MNRAS/356/89 : σ Ori low-mass stars (Kenyon+, 2005) B/chandra : The Chandra Archive Log (CXC, 1999-) Byte-by-byte Description of file: tablec1.dat
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1- 3 I3 --- Seq [1/107] Sequential number 5- 6 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000) 8- 9 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000) 11- 15 F5.2 s RAs Right ascension (J2000) 17 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (J2000) 18- 19 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000) 21- 22 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000) 24- 27 F4.1 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000) 29- 32 F4.2 arcsec e_Pos Position error 34- 39 F6.2 --- Signi Significance of detection 41- 45 F5.2 arcmin Offaxis Angular separation to the centre of field of view 47- 52 F6.2 ct/ks CR Count rate 54- 57 F4.2 ct/ks e_CR rms uncertainty on CR 59- 64 F6.2 10-17W/m2 Flux Apparent X-ray flux (10-14erg/cm2/s) 66- 68 I3 --- NX ?=- Source number in Franciosini et al, 2006, Cat. J/A+A/446/501, <[FPS2006] NX NNN> in Simbad 69 A1 --- n_NX [)<] Uncertain or non-detection (1) 71- 72 I2 --- CXO ?=- Source number in Skinner et al. 2008ApJ...683..796S, <[SSC2008] NN> in Simbad
Note (1): Note as follows: ) = uncertainty identification < = sources not detected by Franciosini et al. (2006, Cat. J/A+A/446/501) for which the authors provided EPIC count-rate upper levels
Byte-by-byte Description of file: tablec2.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 I3 --- Seq [1/107] Sequential number 5- 20 A16 --- 2MASS 2MASS name (HHMMSSss+DDMMSSs) 22- 40 A19 --- Name Name 43- 65 A23 --- AName Alternative name 68- 87 A20 --- Class Classification (2)
Note (2): classes are: Young brown dwarf ; Young star; Young star candidate ; Field star ; Possible field star ; Galaxy
Byte-by-byte Description of file: tablec3.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 12 A12 --- Source Source name (1) 14- 15 I2 h RAh Wolk 1996 Right ascension (J2000) 17- 18 I2 min RAm Wolk 1996 Right ascension (J2000) 20- 23 F4.1 s RAs Wolk 1996 Right ascension (J2000) 25 A1 --- DE- Wolk 1996 Declination sign (J2000) 26- 27 I2 deg DEd Wolk 1996 Declination (J2000) 29- 30 I2 arcmin DEm Wolk 1996 Declination (J2000) 32- 33 I2 arcsec DEs Wolk 1996 Declination (J2000) 35- 40 F6.2 ct/ks CR Count rate 42- 45 F4.2 ct/ks e_CR rms uncertainty on CR 47- 50 A4 --- SpT MK spectral type 51 A1 --- n_SpT [x] when star spectroscopically investigated by Wolk (1996 PhD thesis) but spectral type not given 53- 54 I2 h RA2h ? 2MASS Right ascension (J2000) 56- 57 I2 min RA2m ? 2MASS Right ascension (J2000) 59- 63 F5.2 s RA2s ? 2MASS Right ascension (J2000) 65 A1 --- DE2- 2MASS Declination sign (J2000) 66- 67 I2 deg DE2d ? 2MASS Declination (J2000) 69- 70 I2 arcmin DE2m ? 2MASS Declination (J2000) 72- 75 F4.1 arcsec DE2s ? 2MASS Declination (J2000) 77- 78 I2 --- NX ? Source number in Franciosini et al, 2006, Cat. J/A+A/446/501, <[FPS2006] NX NNN> in Simbad 80- 99 A20 --- Name Alternate name
Note (1): RHHMMSS-DDMM identified as <[W96] rJHHMMSS-DDMM> in Simbad NNNN NNNN identified as <[W96] NNNN-NNNN> in Simbad
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 03-Feb-2011
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