TV Col : Calm state?
During the first half of 2001, the short outbursts were detected on
The reported cycle indicated that the next outburst would occur in the
however, the object looks to change its outburst cycle from active one
to relatively calm one since 2001 February
Since the outburst duration is known to be very short, and A. Retter
noticed it was very likely that outbursts may have been missed
In the second half of 2001, B. Monard detected an outburst at 13.3mag
on October 23
In October 31, eight days later from that outburst, M. Uemura reported
For three weeks since this outburst, observations reported by B. Monard
showed no major outburst, except for small-amplitude modulations
The duration of TV Col outbursts are very short. Close monitoring is
encouraged in 2002.
CCD image during outbust by the VSNET collaboration team
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