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J/ApJ/657/76      Planetary nebula candidates in 3 galaxies   (Feldmeier+, 2007)

Calibrating type Ia supernovae using the planetary nebula luminosity function. I. Initial results. Feldmeier J.J., Jacoby G.H., Phillips M.M. <Astrophys. J., 657, 76-94 (2007)> =2007ApJ...657...76F
ADC_Keywords: Galaxies, nearby ; Planetary nebulae Keywords: distance scale - galaxies: distances and redshifts - galaxies: individual: NGC 524, NGC 1316, NGC 1380, NGC 1448 galaxies: individual: NGC 4526 - planetary nebulae: general Abstract: We report the results of an [OIII] λ5007 survey for PNe in five galaxies that were hosts of well-observed SNe Ia: NGC 524, NGC 1316, NGC 1380, NGC 1448, and NGC 4526. The goals of this survey are to better quantify the zero point of the maximum magnitude-decline rate relation for SNe Ia and to validate the insensitivity of Type Ia luminosity to parent stellar population using the host galaxy Hubble type as a surrogate. We detected a total of 45 PN candidates in NGC 1316, 44 candidates in NGC 1380, and 94 candidates in NGC 4526. Description: Our first observations were obtained on 2003 December 18-20 and 2004 November 11-12 using the Magellan Landon Clay telescope and the MagIC camera. We supplemented our Magellan observations with additional data obtained on 2005 March 10-11 using the WIYN 3.5m telescope and the OPTIC camera. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 76 45 NGC 1316 Planetary Nebula Candidates table4.dat 76 44 NGC 1380 Planetary Nebula Candidates table5.dat 76 94 NGC 4526 Planetary Nebula Candidates
See also: J/ApJ/414/463 : Planetary nebula system of NGC 5128 (Hui+, 1993) J/ApJ/458/455 : M 104 planetary nebulae (Ford+ 1996) J/ApJ/492/62 : M87 planetary nebulae (Ciardullo+, 1998) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat table4.dat table5.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 2 I2 --- Seq Sequential number (1) 4- 6 A3 --- --- [PNE] 8- 33 A26 --- PNE Name (NNNNN JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.ss) 35- 36 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000.0) 38- 39 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000.0) 41- 45 F5.2 s RAs Right ascension (J2000.0) 47 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (J2000.0) 48- 49 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000.0) 51- 52 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000.0) 54- 58 F5.2 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000.0) 60- 65 F6.3 mag m5007 Magnitude at 5007Å 67- 69 A3 --- Notes Sample(s) (2) 71- 76 A6 --- MCJ Name in McMillan et al., 1993ApJ...416...62M (3)
Note (1): Obects identified as [FJP2007] NGC NNN NN in Simbad. Note (2): Samples are abbreviated as: S = PN candidate is part of the photometrically complete subsample I = object is part of the inner subsample discussed in the text O = object is part of the outer subsample discussed in the text Note (3): MCJ NN, [MCJ93] NGC 1316 NN in Simbad
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 02-May-2009
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