BD+36 3317: An algol type eclipsing binary in Delta Lyrae cluster


Creative Commons License

ÖZDARCAN O. , SİPAHİ E. , DAL H. A.

NEW ASTRONOMY, cilt.17, ss.483-487, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.newast.2011.12.002
  • Dergi Adı: NEW ASTRONOMY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.483-487

Özet

In this paper, we present standard Johnson UBV photometry of the eclipsing binary BD+36 3317 which is known as a member of Delta Lyrae (Stephenson 1) cluster. We determined colors and brightness of the system, calculated E(B - V) color excess. We discovered that the system shows total eclipse in secondary minimum. Using this advantage, we found that the primary component of the system has B9 - A0 spectral type. Although there is no published orbital solution, we tried to estimate the physical properties of the system from simultaneous analysis of UBV light curves with 2003 version of Wilson-Devinney code. Then we considered photometric solution results together with evolutionary models and estimated the masses of the components as M-1 = 2.5 M-circle dot and M-2 = 1.6 M-circle dot. Those estimations gave the distance of the system as 353 pc. Considering the uncertainties in distance estimation, resulting distance is in agreement with the distance of Delta Lyrae cluster. (C) 2011 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.