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Polarimetric Standard Stars

Polarized Standard Star
HD161056 (Oph)
B1.5V,  V = 6.30

RA(2000.0) = 17:43:47.022
DEC(2000.0) = -07:04:46.59

DSS GSC1 image


System Filter N q(%) σq(%) u(%) σu(%) p(%) σp(%) θ(°) σθ(°)
HST Standard Values V 3 -2.79 0.02 2.91 0.02 4.03 0.02 66.9 0.2
RRRT Observations V 5 -2.84 0.16 2.82 0.21 4.00 0.19 67.6 1.4



Last modified: Sep 18, 2012
David McDavid

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