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J/A+A/525/A138      All-sky Galactic radiation at 45MHz      (Guzman+, 2011)

All-sky Galactic radiation at 45 MHz and spectral index between 45 and 408 MHz. Guzman A.E., May J., Alvarez H., Meada K. <Astron. Astrophys. 525, A138 (2011)> =2011A&A...525A.138G
ADC_Keywords: Surveys ; Radio continuum Keywords: Galaxy: structure - radio continuum: ISM - radiation mechanisms: non-thermal - ISM: magnetic fields - cosmic rays Abstract: We study the Galactic large-scale synchrotron emission by generating a reliable all-sky spectral index map and temperature map at 45MHz. Description: We use our observations, the published all-sky map at 408MHz, and a bibliographical compilation to produce a map corrected for zero-level offset and extragalactic contribution. We present full sky maps of the Galactic emission at 45MHz and the Galactic spectral index between 45 and 408MHz with an angular resolution of 5°. The spectral index varies between 2.1 and 2.7, reaching values below 2.5 at low latitude because of thermal free-free absorption and its maximum in the zone next to the Northern Spur. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file wlb45.fits 2880 725 45MHz map in FITS format
Acknowledgements: Andres Guzman, aguzman(at)das.uchile.cl
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 09-Dec-2010
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