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J/MNRAS/392/879   Globular clusters in nearby dwarf galaxies   (Georgiev+, 2009)

Globular cluster systems in nearby dwarf galaxies - I. HST/ACS observations and dynamical properties of globular clusters at low environmental density. Georgiev I.Y., Puzia T.H., Hilker M., Goudfrooij P. <Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 392, 879-893 (2009)> =2009MNRAS.392..879G
ADC_Keywords: Galaxies, nearby ; Clusters, globular ; Photometry ; Morphology Keywords: galaxies: dwarf - galaxies: irregular - galaxies: star clusters Abstract: We investigate the old globular cluster (GC) population of 68 faint (MV>−16mag) dwarf galaxies located in the halo regions of nearby (≲12Mpc) loose galaxy groups and in the field environment based on archival Hubble Space Telescope (HST)/Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) images in F606W and F814W filters. Description: The current study is based on HST/ACS archival data from programs SNAP-9771 and GO-10235, conducted in HST cycles 12 and 13, respectively (PI: I. Karachentsev), and archival HST/ACS data (GO-10210, PI: B. Tully) that were described in Georgiev et al. (2008AJ....135.1858G). File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 92 175 Globular cluster candidate properties
See also: J/AJ/135/858 : Old globular clusters in dIrr (Georgiev+, 2008) J/MNRAS/396/1075 : Globular cluster in nearby dwarf gal. II (Georgiev+, 2009) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 A4 --- GType Host galaxy type (dIrr, dE, dSph or Sm) 7- 17 A11 --- [GPH2009] Globular cluster name 19- 20 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000) 22- 23 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000) 25- 29 F5.2 s RAs Right ascension (J2000) 31 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (J2000) 32- 33 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000) 35- 36 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000) 38- 42 F5.2 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000) 44- 49 F6.2 mag VMAG Globular absolute V magnitude 51- 54 F4.2 mag e_VMAG rms uncertainty on VMAG 56- 60 F5.3 mag (V-I)0 Foreground dereddened V-I colour index 62- 66 F5.3 mag e_(V-I)0 rms uncertainty on (V-I)0 68- 72 F5.2 pc rh Globular half-light radius 74- 77 F4.2 pc e_rh rms uncertainty on rh 79- 82 F4.2 --- ell Ellipticity 84- 87 F4.2 kpc rp Projected distance from the Galactic Centre 89- 92 F4.2 --- rp.n ?=- Projected distance normalized to the effective galaxy radius (rproj/reff)
History: From electronic version of the journal References: Georgiev et al., Paper II 2009MNRAS.396.1075G, Cat. J/MNRAS/396/1075 Georgiev et al., Paper III 2010MNRAS.406.1967G
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 01-Feb-2010
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