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Observation by Tony Vale: Full cycle of W Uma type eclipsing binar...

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Tony Vale

Observer

Tony Vale

Observed

2020 Aug 21 - 14:21

Uploaded

2020 Aug 21 - 14:21

Objects

Lightcurve

Equipment
  • 4" short focus refractor
  • Canon 600D DSLR
Exposure

Each data point is 320s total integration time at ISO200

Location

UK

Target name

SW Lac

Title

Full cycle of W Uma type eclipsing binary SW lac

About this image

The Phase diagram includes data from sequences obtained on two nights, 3rd to 4th August 2020 and 6th to 7th August. The period is less than 8 hours so these observations were sufficient to almost cover the entire cycle - the first time I have succeeded in doing this. Timings of both primary and secondary minima were obtained and submitted to the Mt Suhora Observatory website of Krakow university. 

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