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J/A+A/422/941       Gas content in 1038 interacting galaxies   (Casasola+, 2004)

The gas content of peculiar galaxies: strongly interacting systems Casasola V., Bettoni D., Galletta G. <Astron. Astrophys. 422, 941 (2004)> =2004A&A...422..941C
ADC_Keywords: Galaxy catalogs ; Galaxies, peculiar ; Interstellar medium ; Infrared sources ; X-ray sources ; Carbon monoxide ; H I data Keywords: galaxies: catalogues - galaxies: ISM - galaxies: interacting Abstract: A study of the gas content in 1038 interacting galaxies, essentially selected from Arp (VII/74), Arp and Madore (VII/170), Vorontsov-Velyaminov (VII/236) catalogues and some of the published literature, is presented here. The data on the interstellar medium have been extracted from a number of sources in the literature and compared with a sample of 1916 normal galaxies. The mean values for each of the different ISM tracers (FIR, 21cm, CO lines, X-ray) have been estimated by means of survival analysis techniques, in order to take into account the presence of upper limits. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 137 1038 Data for the gas content refs.dat 113 33 References
See also: VII/74 : Atlas of Peculiar Galaxies (Arp 1966) VII/170 : Catalogue of Southern Peculiar Galaxies & Associations (Arp+, 1987) J/A+A/405/5 : Catalogue of ISM content of normal galaxies (Bettoni+, 2003) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 5 I5 --- PGC PGC number 7- 31 A25 --- Name Other Galaxy identification 33- 37 F5.1 --- MType Morphological type code 39- 44 F6.2 Mpc Dist Distance (Mpc) 46- 50 F5.2 [kpc] logDiam Logarithm of Diameter (kpc) 52- 56 F5.2 [solLum] logLB Logaritmh of blue luminosity 58 A1 --- l_log(Mdust/LB) A symbol "<" indicates upper limit 59- 63 F5.2 [Sun] log(Mdust/LB) ? Logarithm of dust content (1) 65 A1 --- l_log(MHI/LB) "<" indicates upper limit 66- 70 F5.2 [Sun] log(MHI/LB) ? Logarithm of HI content 72 A1 --- l_log(Mmol/LB) "<" indicates upper limit 73- 77 F5.2 [Sun] log(Mmol/LB) ? Logarithm of molecular gas content 79 A1 --- l_log(LX/LB) "<" indicates upper limit 80- 84 F5.2 --- log(LX/LB) ? Normalized X-ray Luminosity 86- 90 F5.2 [Sun] logLFIR ? Logarithm of FIR luminosity 92 A1 --- Note [a] indicates active galaxy (2) 94-137 A44 --- Refs Code for the references, in refs.dat file
Note (1): Values of masses and X-ray luminosities are normalized to LB Note (2): Presence of activity from Veron & Veron (2003, Cat. VII/235)
Byte-by-byte Description of file: refs.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 A3 --- Ref Reference code 5- 9 A5 --- ISM ISM tracer (IR, HI, CO or X-ray) 11- 29 A19 --- BibCode BibCode 31- 47 A17 --- Aut Author's name 49-113 A65 --- Com Comments
Acknowledgements: Giuseppe Galleta
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 07-May-2004
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