HK Tau B

RA (J2000)
DEC (J2000)
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R band (mag)
Distance (pc)
Disk Major Axis "
Disk Diameter (AU)
Inclination (degrees)
Major axis PA
Resolution elements across
At ref. wavelength (microns)
# References
04 31 50.57+24 24 15.0TTM1141401.52108440Stapelfeldt et al. 199821.80.813


Edge-on disk around secondary star in 2.4 arcsec binary system; also known as HK Tau/c
Spectral Type Reference: Appenzeller et al. 2005


Misaligned protoplanetary disks in a young binary star system

Jensen, E.N. and Akeson, R.L. 2014 Nature 511 567

ALMA CO 3-2 observations

AKARI observations of ice absorption bands towards edge-on young stellar objects

Aikawa, Y. et al. 2012 A.&A. 538 57

3 other objects in this reference

Spatially Resolving the HK Tau B Edge-on Disk from 1.2 to 4.7 μm: A Unique Scattered Light Disk

McCabe, C.-E., Duchene, G., Pinte, C., Stapelfeldt, K., Ghez, A.M., Menard, F. 2011 Ap.J. 727 90

Detection of water ice in edge-on protoplanetary disks: HK Tauri B and HV Tauri C

Terada, H., Tokunaga, A.T., Kobayashi ,N., et al., 2007, ApJ, 667, 303

1 other objects in this reference

A survey and analysis of Spitzer infrared spectrograph spectra of T Tauri stars in Taurus

Furlan, E., Hartmann, L., Calvet, N., D'Alessio, P., Franco-Hernandez, R., et al., 2006, ApJS, 165, 568

21 other objects in this reference

Investigating disk evolution: A high spatial resolution mid-infrared survey of T Tauri stars

McCabe, C., Ghez, A.M., Prato, L., Duchene, G., Fisher, R.S., & Telesco, C., 2006, ApJ, 636, 932

6 other objects in this reference

Circumstellar dust disks in Taurus-Auriga: The submillimeter perspective

Andrews, S.M. & Williams, J.P., 2005, ApJ, 631, 1134

28 other objects in this reference

A layered edge-on circumstellar disk around HK Tau B

Duchene, G., Menard, F., Stapelfeldt, K. & Duvert, G., 2003, A&A 400, 559

The first detection of spatially resolved mid-infrared scattered light from a protoplanetary disk

McCabe, C., Duchene, G., & Ghez, A.M., 2003, ApJ, 588, L113

Accretion Disks around Young Objects. III. Grain Growth

D'Alessio, P., Calvet, N., and Hartmann, L. 2001

Occultation of young stellar objects by circumstellar disks. I. Theoretical expectations and preliminary comparison with observations

Bertout, C. 2000 A.&A. 363 984

1 other objects in this reference

An edge-on circumstellar disk in the young binary system HK Tauri

*Stapelfeldt, K.R., Krist, J.E., Menard, F., Bouvier, J., Padgett, D.L., & Burrows, C.J., 1998, ApJ, 502, L65

HST/WFPC2 image of the edge-on disk around HK Tau B
A circumstellar disk in a pre-main-sequence binary star

Koresko, C.D., 1998, ApJ, 507, L145