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J/MNRAS/359/930   CUYS survey of Ha+NII ELG galaxies    (Bongiovanni+, 2005)

The CIDA-UCM-Yale shallow survey for emission-line galaxies. Bongiovanni A., Bruzual G., Magris G., Gallego J., Garcia-Dabo C.E., Coppi P., Sabbey C. <Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 359, 930-940 (2005)> =2005MNRAS.359..930B
ADC_Keywords: Surveys ; Galaxies, spectra ; Equivalent widths Keywords: surveys - stars: formation - galaxies: formation - galaxies: luminosity function, mass function - galaxies: stellar content - large-scale structure of Universe Abstract: We present the CIDAUCMYale (Centro de Investigaciones de Astronomia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and Yale University) Survey (CUYS) for Hα+[NII] 6549, 6584Å emission-line galaxies (ELGs) using objective-prism spectra. The most important properties of a catalogue with 427 entries and significant subsets are analysed. The complete sample contains 183 statistically confirmed ELGs in a sky area of 151deg2 and redshift up to 0.14. We determine the parameters of the Hα luminosity function using the Hα+[NII] flux directly measured on the ELG spectra in this sample, and the star formation rate density derived is in agreement with values reported in the literature. Description: The CUYS is being carried out on the 1-m Schmidt telescope located at the Venezuelan National Astronomical Observatory, Llano del Hato, Merida, Venezuela. Observations were performed in the second half of 1999 and the beginning of 2000. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 112 427 The CIDA-UCM-Yale survey (CUYS) catalogue of emission line galaxies.
See also: I/252 : The USNO-A2.0 Catalogue (Monet+ 1998) J/A+AS/135/511 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. I. (Ugryumov+ 1999) J/A+AS/137/299 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. II. (Pustilnik+ 1999) J/A+AS/142/417 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. III. (Hopp+, 2000) J/A+A/366/771 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. IV (Kniazev+, 2001) J/A+A/374/907 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. V. (Ugryumov+, 2001) J/A+A/442/109 : Hamburg/SAO Survey for ELGs. VI. (Pustilnik+, 2005) J/ApJS/95/387 : Universidad Complutense de Madrid list 1 (Zamorano+ 1994) J/ApJS/105/343 : Universidad Complutense de Madrid list 2 (Zamorano+ 1996) J/ApJS/122/415 : Universidad Complutense de Madrid list 3 (Alonso+, 1999) J/AJ/105/427 : IRAS fluxes of UCM galaxies (Rego+ 1993) J/A+AS/120/323 : Long-slit spectroscopy of UCM galaxies (Gallego+ 1996) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
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1- 4 A4 --- --- [CUYS] 6- 18 A13 --- CUYS CUYS designation (HHMMSS-DDMMSS, J2000) 20- 28 F9.5 deg RAdeg USNO (I/252) Right Ascension in decimal degrees (J2000.0) 30- 37 F8.5 deg DEdeg USNO (I/252) Declination in decimal degrees (J2000.0) 39- 43 F5.2 mag Bjmag APM Bj magnitude (1) 45- 49 F5.2 mag rmag APM r magnitude (1) 51- 55 F5.2 mag/arcsec2 SuBr APM Bj surface brightness (1) 57- 62 F6.4 --- z Redshift 64- 67 F4.1 0.5arcsec amaj APM Bj semi-major axis (1) 69- 72 F4.2 --- Ell APM Bj ellipticity (1-b/a) (1) 74- 76 I3 deg PA APM position angle of semi-major axis (1) 78- 85 F8.2 0.1nm EW(Ha+NII) Equivalent width of Hα+[NII] 87- 92 F6.2 0.1nm e_EW(Ha+NII) rms uncertainty on EWHa+NII 94-102 F9.5 [mW/m2] F(Ha+NII) log10 of the (Hα+[NII]) flux 104-112 F9.5 [mW/m2] e_F(Ha+NII) log10 of rms uncertainty on F(Ha+NII)
Note (1): From Irwin et al., 1990MNRAS.245..289I
History: From electronic version of the journal
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 27-Feb-2006
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