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J/AJ/135/1993    JHK magnitudes of Sculptor dSph RR Lyrae   (Pietrzynski+, 2008)

The Araucaria project: the distance to the Sculptor dwarf spheroidal galaxy from infrared photometry of RR Lyrae stars. Pietrzynski G., Gieren W., Szewczyk O., Walker A., Rizzi L., Bresolin F., Kudritzki R.-P., Nalewajko K., Storm J., Dall'Ora M., Ivanov V. <Astron. J., 135, 1993-1997 (2008)> =2008AJ....135.1993P (SIMBAD/NED BibCode)
ADC_Keywords: Galaxies, nearby ; Stars, variable ; Photometry, infrared Keywords: distance scale - galaxies: distances and redshifts - galaxies: individual (Sculptor) - infrared: galaxies - infrared: stars - stars: individual (RR Lyrae) Abstract: We have obtained single-phase near-infrared magnitudes in the J and K bands for a sample of 78 RR Lyrae stars in the Sculptor dSph galaxy. Description: The near infrared data presented in this paper were collected as a part of the Araucaria Project, with the European Southern Observatory New Technology Telescope (ESO NTT) telescope on La Silla equipped with the SOFI infrared camera. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 54 78 Journal of the individual J- and K-band observations of RR Lyrae Stars in Sculptor
See also: J/A+AS/112/407 : Variable Stars in the Sculptor dwarf galaxy (Kaluzny+, 1995) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 I4 --- Seq RR Lyrae sequential number, OGLE Scl NNNN in Simbad 6- 18 F13.5 d HJDJ HJD for J band observation 20- 24 F5.2 mag Jmag J magnitude 26- 29 F4.2 mag e_Jmag rms uncertainty on Jmag 31- 43 F13.5 d HJDK HJD for K band observation 45- 49 F5.2 mag Kmag K magnitude 51- 54 F4.2 mag e_Kmag rms uncertainty on Kmag
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 04-Jan-2011
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