Delta Scorpii

A unique eccentric binary system with a Be primary companion

This page has been created to stimulate an observing campaign of the next periastron passage in 2011

Spectroscopy, optical and near-IR photometry, polarimtery, interferometry - everything is important

Tenerife IAC-80, del Teide Observatory, Canary Islands, campaign: Mission accomplished - see details

The periastron has definitely occured (click here to see the latest results)

Observations have to be continued until at least October 2011

Constellation map

Basic parameters

Links to published studies of the active phase (since 2000)

Observational data

Observing campaign 2011 (Last updated: 15-Aug-2011)

Last updated: 15-Aug-2011

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