Searches for ultracompact dwarf galaxies in galaxy groups

E. A. Evstigneeva*, M. J. Drinkwater, R. Jurek, P. Firth, J. B. Jones, M. D. Gregg, S. Phillipps

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Abstract

We present the results of a search for ultracompact dwarf galaxies (UCDs) in six different galaxy groups: Dorado, NGC 1400, 0681, 4038, 4697 and 5084. We searched in the apparent magnitude range 17.5

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1036-1042
Number of pages7
JournalMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Volume378
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2007

Keywords

  • astronomical data bases : miscellaneous
  • surveys
  • galaxies : distances and redshifts
  • galaxies : dwarf
  • galaxies : star clusters
  • MASSIVE STAR-CLUSTERS
  • TELESCOPE KEY PROJECT
  • FORNAX CLUSTER
  • GLOBULAR-CLUSTERS
  • DYNAMICAL MASSES
  • HUBBLE CONSTANT
  • VIRGO-CLUSTER
  • NEARBY GROUPS
  • POPULATION
  • ANTENNAE

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