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FU Ori variable

Alert Notice 518: Observations of 2MASS J06593158-0405277 needed

April 15, 2015: Dr. Fabienne A. Bastien (Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow, Pennsylvania State University) has requested AAVSO assistance in monitoring the rare FU Ori object 2MASS J06593158-0405277 as part of a campaign to observe this T Tauri star from the optical to the infrared in the coming weeks.  

Special Notice #216: Two new FU Orionis variables in Cygnus

August 27, 2010: Two new eruptive, pre-main sequence stars of FU Orionis type have recently been discovered in Cygnus.  Observations of both are encouraged to better characterize the behaviors of these two objects.

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