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J/A+A/490/923  Morphology of galaxies in Coma cluster direction (Michard+, 2008)

Morphology and membership of galaxies in the Coma cluster direction, down to MB=-14.25. I. A catalog of 473 members. Michard R., Andreon S. <Astron. Astrophys. 490, 923 (2008)> =2008A&A...490..923M
ADC_Keywords: Clusters, galaxy ; Morphology ; Galaxies, photometry Keywords: galaxies: luminosity function, mass function - galaxies: elliptical and lenticular, cD - galaxies: spirals - galaxies: dwarf - galaxies: clusters: individual: Coma Abstract: This paper presents morphological type, membership and U-V colour for a sample of galaxies in the Coma cluster direction, complete down to MB=-15.00mag and extending down to MB=-14.25mag. We have examined 1155 objects from the GMP 1983 catalogue on B and V images of the CFH12K camera, and obtained the Hubble type in most cases. Coma cluster membership for 473 galaxies has been derived using morphology, apparent size and surface brightness, and, afterward, redshift. The comparison between morphology- and redshift- memberships and of luminosity functions derived from this morphologically-selected sample, or using statistical members or spectroscopic members, both show that the morphological membership provided here can be trusted. For the first time the morphological classification of Coma galaxies reaches faint enough magnitudes to observe the whole magnitude range of the giant types, E, S0 and spiral stages. The data presented in this paper makes our sample the richest environment where membership and morphology for complete samples down to faint magnitudes (MB~-15mag) are available, hence enlarging the baseline of environmental studies. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file tablee1.dat 58 1155 Morphology and membership of galaxies in the Coma cluster line of sight tablee2.dat 60 314 U-V and V aperture-corrected data for Coma member galaxies
See also: VII/42 : GMP catalogue: galaxies in the Coma cluster (Godwin+ 1983) Byte-by-byte Description of file: tablee1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 I4 --- GMP ?=9999 GMP number (1983, Cat. VII/24) identification number, but for first entry (ID=9999) missing there 6- 10 I5 pix Xpos GMP x coordinate 12- 16 I5 pix Ypos GMP y coordinate 18- 22 F5.2 mag bmag GMP b-band integrated magnitude 24- 27 F4.2 mag b-r GMP b-r colour index 29- 34 F6.4 --- z ?=0.0000 Adopted redshift 36- 42 A7 --- MType Morphological type 45- 48 A4 --- Memb Membership code (G1) 52- 58 A7 --- Com Individual comments (2)
Note (2): Notes as follows: ble = blend i.e. strongly overlapping objects dlo = doubtful location pip = possibly interacting pair sin = strongly inclined tfc = too faint to classify tpb = technical problem (CCD defects, bright star too close, image cut by CCD edge, etc.).
Byte-by-byte Description of file: tablee2.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 I4 --- [TCB2001] Terlevich (2001MNRAS.326.1547) id number 6- 9 I4 --- GMP GMP (Cat. VII/42) id number 11- 15 I5 pix Xpos GMP x coordinate 17- 21 I5 pix Ypos GMP y coordinate 23- 27 F5.2 mag Vmag Aperture-corrected V magnitude 29- 32 F4.2 mag e_Vmag Error on Vmag (1) 34- 37 F4.2 mag U-V Aperture-corrected U-V colour index 39- 42 F4.2 mag e_U-V Error on U-V (1) 44- 49 F6.4 --- z ?=0.0000 Adopted redshift (from tablee1.dat) 51- 56 A6 --- MType Morphological type (from tablee1.dat) 58- 60 A3 --- Memb Membership code (from tablee1.dat) (G1)
Note (1): From Terlevich (2001MNRAS.326.1547), rounded to 2 decimals, see text for an independent assessment.
Global notes: Note (G1): Membership code as follows: in = member far = not member (details in the text)
Acknowledgements: Stefano Andreon, stefano.andreon(at)
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 02-Sep-2008
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