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  W Sgr  
000-BCW-976 (6364 observations)  
Sagittarius Sequence
18 05 01.22 -29 34 48.3  (271.25508 -29.58008) Search nearby
B1950.0 18 01 49.56 -29 35 03.0
Proper motion
RA: 2.62 +/- 1.30 mas/yDec: -5.28 +/- 0.66 mas/ySource: F. Van Leeuwen, 2007
Galactic coord. 1.576 -3.980
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AAVSO 1758-29 ADS 11029 A CD-29 14447
CPD-29 5230 HAT 622-9818 HD 164975
HIP 88567 HR 6742 IRC -30351
OGLE-BLG-CEP-26 SAO 186237  
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Variability type
Spectral type F4-G2Ib
Mag. range
4.28 - 5.10 V
Discoverer --
01 Jan 1991 (HJD 2448257.806) Ephemeris
Outburst --
Period 7.594984 d
Rise/eclipse dur. 32%
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1 Billiaert, Bruno Triple system. Spectroscopic binary (F5:V companion, 5 AU from the cepheid) and a 9.7 Vmag. A0V companion 0.16" away (2009AJ....137.3700E). Combined range given.
2 GCVS Team VB A (A 9.2m, 0.116", 153.3deg, 1976.477; B 13.5m, 33.4", 233deg; C 13.5m, 47.9", 101deg). P var. Max = 2403198.39 + 7.594695d*E (JD2403100 - 34500); since JD2434500 - see Table.
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1 Breitfelder, J.; et al., 2016, Observational calibration of the projection
factor of Cepheids. II. Application to nine Cepheids with HST/FGS parallax
2 I. Soszynski et al., 2011, arXiv:1112.1406v1 (online I data) 2011arXiv1112.1406S
3 I. Soszynski et al., 2011, arXiv:1112.1406v1 (online V data) 2011arXiv1112.1406S
4 I. Soszynski et al., 2011, arXiv:1112.1406v1 (Chart) 2011arXiv1112.1406S
5 I. Soszynski et al., 2011, arXiv:1112.1406v1 [astro-ph.SR] 2011arXiv1112.1406S
6 D.M. Nataf, K.Z. Stanek, G.A. Bakos, 2010, arXiv:1009.2502v1 [astro-ph.GA] 2010arXiv1009.2502N
7 Evans, N. R.; Massa, D.; Proffitt, C., 2009, Massive Star Multiplicity: The
Cepheid W Sgr
8 H.H.Swope, HA 109, N1, 1940. 1940AnHar.109....1S
9 General Catalogue of Variable Stars, 4th Edition, Volumes I-III, P.N.
Kholopov et al.
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2MASS J = 3.57H = 3.14K = 3.06J - K = 0.51
AllWISE W3 = 2.66W4 = 2.68W3 - W4 = -0.02
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3 Billiaert, Bruno 2016-02-03 18:09 UTC Period and epoch from 2016arXiv160104727B. Range from HIPPARCOS and GCPD data.
2 Admin, VSX 2010-01-04 23:43 UTC Position updated from the GCVS version of November 2009.
1 Admin, VSX 2005-12-17 20:33 UTC Initial upload.