[vsnet-alert 12640] (fwd) 1RXS J001538.2+263656 in outburst!

Taichi Kato tkato at kusastro.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Mon Jan 17 12:33:07 JST 2011

(fwd) 1RXS J001538.2+263656 in outburst!

From: "Eddy Muyllaert" <eddy.muyllaert1 at telenet.be>
Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2011 00:07:29 +0100
Subject: [vsnet-alert] 1RXS J001538.2+263656 in outburst!

1RXS J001538.2+263656 Jan 16.9431 13.96: OUTBURST

Preliminary USNOA2.0V sequence

Bradford Robotic Telescope

According to CRTS, last outburst (13.3) was in sep '09





   This object has been designated in VSNET as OT J001538.3+263657
(cf. vsnet-alert 11485)

  YYYYMMDD(UT)   mag  observer
  20090924.605  16.61C  (Hiroshi Itoh)
  20090925.647  17.04C  (Hiroshi Itoh)
  20091004.455  <165C  (Hiroyuki Maehara)

   During this 2009 outburst, Maehara-san reported a relatively flat
light curve on Sep. 20.  On Sep. 23, the object was fading and G. Masi
reported short-term QPO-like modulations.  There hasn't been definite
detection of superhumps.

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