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Herschel Observations of a Newly Discovered UX Ori Star in the Large Magellanic Cloud

Clayton, Geoffrey C; Sargent, B; Boyer, M. L.; Whitney, B. A.; van Loon, Jacco Th; Meixner, Margaret; Tisserand, Patrick; Engelbracht, Charles W; Hony, Sacha; Indebetouw, R; Misselt, K. A.; Okumura, K.

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The LMC star, SSTISAGE1C J050756.44-703453.9, was first noticed during a survey of EROS-2 light curves for stars with large irregular brightness variations typical of the R Coronae Borealis (RCB) class. However, the visible spectrum showing emission lines including the Balmer and Paschen series as well as many Fe ii lines is emphatically not that of an RCB star. This star has all of the characteristics of a typical UX Ori star. It has a spectral type of approximately A2 and has excited an Hii...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/38126
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/722/2/1131

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