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J/ApJ/633/871    Positions and photometry of HII knots in M51  (Calzetti+, 2005)

Star formation in NGC 5194 (M51a): the panchromatic view from GALEX to Spitzer. Calzetti D., Kennicutt R.C.Jr, Bianchi L., Thilker D.A., Dale D.A., Engelbracht C.W., Leitherer C., Meyer M.J., Sosey M.L., Mutchler M., Regan M.W., Thornley M.D., Armus L., Bendo G.J., Boissier S., Boselli A., Draine B.T., Gordon K.D., Helou G., Hollenbach D.J., Kewley L., Madore B.F., Martin D.C., Murphy E.J., Rieke G.H., Rieke M.J., Roussel H., Sheth K., Smith J.D., Walter F., White B.A., Yi S., Scoville N.Z., Polletta M., Lindler D. <Astrophys. J., 633, 871-893 (2005)> =2005ApJ...633..871C
ADC_Keywords: Interstellar medium ; Galaxies, nearby ; Ultraviolet ; Infrared sources Keywords: galaxies: interactions - galaxies: ISM - galaxies: starburst - ISM: structure Abstract: Far-ultraviolet to far-infrared images of the nearby galaxy NGC 5194 (M51a), from a combination of space-based (Spitzer, GALEX, and Hubble Space Telescope) and ground-based data, are used to investigate local and global star formation and the impact of dust extinction. The Spitzer data provide unprecedented spatial detail in the infrared, down to sizes 500 pc at the distance of NGC 5194. The multiwavelength set is used to trace the relatively young stellar populations, the ionized gas, and the dust absorption and emission in HII-emitting knots, over 3 orders of magnitude in wavelength range. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 73 132 Positions and photometry of the HII knots
See also: J/A+A/309/446 : HII Regions in M51 (Petit+, 1996) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 5 A5 --- [CKB2005] Source identification (1) 7- 8 I2 h RAh Aperture hour of Right Ascension (J2000) 10- 11 I2 min RAm Aperture minute of Right Ascension (J2000) 13- 16 F4.1 s RAs Aperture second of Right Ascension (J2000) 17 A1 --- DE- Sign of the Declination (J2000) 18- 19 I2 deg DEd Aperture degree of Declination (J2000) 21- 22 I2 arcmin DEm Aperture arcminute of Declination (J2000) 24- 25 I2 arcsec DEs Aperture arcsecond of Declination (J2000) 27- 31 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLFUV Log of the GALEX FUV luminosity (2) 33- 37 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLNUV Log of the GALEX NUV luminosity (2) 39- 43 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLU Log of the ground U band luminosity (2) 45- 49 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLB Log of the ground B band luminosity (2) 51- 55 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLHa Log of the ground Hα luminosity (2) 57- 61 F5.2 [10-7W] LogLPa ? Log of the HST/NICMOS Pα luminosity (2) 63- 67 F5.2 [10-7W] LogL8 Log of the Spitzer/IRAC 8µm luminosity (2) 69- 73 F5.2 [10-7W] LogL24 Log of the Spitzer/IRAC 24µm luminosity (2)
Note (1): Identification of the HII knots for which photometry has been measured in 13" diameter apertures. The ID format XX-YY identifies the background region (XX) where the aperture is located and an internal progressive number (YY) for the aperture. Note (2): In units of erg/s. Logarithm of the luminosities in the FUV (1529Å) and NUV (2312Å) from GALEX, U, B, and Hα (0.6563µm) from ground-based images, Paα(1.8756µm) from HST NICMOS, and 8 and 24µm from Spitzer IRAC and MIPS. Stellar continuum luminosities are given as λL(λ). The central wavelengths of the U and B filters are 0.3463µm and 0.4312µm, respectively. Stellar and ionized gas luminosities have been corrected for the Galactic foreground extinction E(B-V)MW=0.037.
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Greg Schwarz [AAS], Marianne Brouty [CDS] 01-Aug-2006
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