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Paper: Searching for Variables in one of the WHAT Fields
Volume: 366, Transiting Extrasolar Planets Workshop
Page: 99
Authors: Shporer, A.; Mazeh, T.; Moran, A.; Bakos, G.; Kovacs, G.
Abstract: We present preliminary results on a single field observed by WHAT, a small-aperture short focal length automated telescope with an 8.2° × 8.2° deg field of view, located at the Wise Observatory. The system is similar to the members of HATNet (http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/~gbakos/HAT/) and is aimed at searching for transiting extrasolar planets and variable objects. With 5 min integration time, the telescope achieved a precision of a few mmag for the brightest objects. We detect variables with amplitudes less than 0.01 mag. All 152 periodic variables are presented at http://wise-obs.tau.ac.il/~amit/236/.
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