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J/AJ/130/957        Radial velocities of 6dF galaxies           (Fleenor+, 2005)

Large-scale velocity structures in the Horologium-Reticulum supercluster. Fleenor M.C., Rose J.A., Christiansen W.A., Hunstead R.W., Johnston-Hollitt M., Drinkwater M.J., Saunders W. <Astron. J., 130, 957-967 (2005)> =2005AJ....130..957F
ADC_Keywords: Clusters, galaxy ; Radial velocities Keywords: galaxies: clusters: general - large-scale structure of universe Abstract: We present 546 optical redshifts obtained for galaxies in the region of the Horologium-Reticulum supercluster (HRS) using the 6° field (6dF) multifiber spectrograph on the UK Schmidt Telescope at the Anglo-Australian Observatory. The HRS covers an area of more than 12°x12° on the sky centered at approximately RA=03h19m, DE=-50°02'. Description: Observations covering the 12°x14° area in the HRS were carried out on the 1.2m UK Schmidt Telescope (UKST) of the Anglo-Australian Observatory (AAO) in 2002 October and November. All observations were carried out as part of the 6dF Galaxy Survey (6dFGS) program being undertaken by the AAO (Wakamatsu et al. 2003ASPC..289...97W). File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table2.dat 61 546 Velocity data for 6dF galaxy spectra
See also: http://www-wfau.roe.ac.uk/6dFGS/ : 6dFGS Home Page Byte-by-byte Description of file: table2.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 A3 --- --- [HRS] 5- 18 A14 --- HRS The IAU name (HRS JHHMMSS+DDMMSS) 20- 21 I2 h RAh Hour of Right Ascension (J2000) 23- 24 I2 min RAm Minute of Right Ascension (J2000) 26- 30 F5.2 s RAs Second of Right Ascension (J2000) 32 A1 --- DE- Sign of the Declination (J2000) 33- 34 I2 deg DEd Degree of Declination (J2000) 36- 37 I2 arcmin DEm Arcminute of Declination (J2000) 39- 42 F4.1 arcsec DEs Arcsecond of Declination (J2000) 44- 48 F5.2 mag bJmag The bJ magnitude as listed in SuperCOSMOS 50- 51 A2 --- n_HRV [ae ] Absorption or emission HRV (1) 53- 57 I5 km/s HRV Heliocentric Radial Velocity 59- 61 I3 km/s e_HRV The 1σ error in HRV
Note (1): References on HRV, defined as follows: a = absorption lines used to calculate HRV; e = emission lines used to calculate HRV; ae = both absorption and emission lines used.
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Greg Schwarz [AAS], Marianne Brouty [CDS] 14-Nov-2005
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