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J/MNRAS/473/4130    M31 center emission-line point-like sources  (Martin+, 2018)

A SITELLE view of M31's central region. I: Calibrations and radial velocity catalogue of nearly 800 emission-line point-like sources. Martin T.B., Drissen L., Melchior A.-L. <Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 473, 4130-4149 (2018)> =2018MNRAS.473.4130M (SIMBAD/NED BibCode)
ADC_Keywords: Galaxies, optical ; Spectrophotometry ; H II regions ; Planetary nebulae ; Radial velocities ; Stars, emission ; Line Profiles Keywords: instrumentation: interferometers - methods: data analysis - techniques: imaging spectroscopy - planetary nebulae: general - galaxies: individual: M31 - galaxies: kinematics and dynamics Abstract: We present a detailed description of the wavelength, astrometric and photometric calibration plan for SITELLE, the imaging Fourier transform spectrometer attached to the Canada-France-Hawaii telescope, based on observations of a red (647-685nm) data cube of the central region (11'x11') of the Andromeda galaxy. The first application, presented in this paper, is a radial-velocity catalogue (with uncertainties of ∼2-6km/s) of nearly 800 emission-line point-like sources, including ∼450 new discoveries. Most of the sources are likely planetary nebulae, although we also detect five novae (having erupted in the first 8 months of 2016) and one new supernova remnant candidate. Description: We present a catalogue of the point-like sources in the central 11'x11' part of M31 obtained with SITELLE. For each source we report the radial velocity as long as the spectrophotmetric flux of H-alpha, [NII]6584 and the sum of the [SII]6717,6731 doublet. The ID of the sources cross-matched with the catalogues from Merrett et al. (2006MNRAS.369..120M, J/MNRAS/369/120) and Halliday et al. (2006MNRAS.369...97H, J/MNRAS/369/97) are also indicated. We also report the detection of the sources in the images of the Local Group Galaxies Survey (Massey et al., 2006, 2006AJ....131.2478M). File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 170 797 Sources radial velocity and spectrophotometry
See also: J/MNRAS/369/120 : Kinematic survey of planetary nebulae in M31 (Merrett+, 2006) J/MNRAS/369/97 : M31 planetary nebulae velocities (Halliday+, 2006) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 19 A19 --- ID Source ID in the catalogue ( 21- 22 I2 h RAh Right Ascension (J2000) 24- 25 I2 min RAm Right Ascension (J2000) 27- 31 F5.2 s RAs Right Ascension (J2000) 33 A1 --- DE- Declination (J2000) 34- 35 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000) 37- 38 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000) 40- 43 F4.1 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000) 45- 51 F7.1 km/s HRV Heliocentric radial velocity 53- 59 F7.1 km/s e_HRV Heliocentric radial velocity mean error 61- 67 F7.1 km/s ELB ?=- Emission lines broadening 69- 75 F7.1 km/s e_ELB ?=- Emission lines broadening mean error 77- 84 E8.3 mW/m2 F6563 H-alpha emission line flux 86- 93 E8.3 mW/m2 e_F6563 H-alpha emission line flux mean error 95 A1 --- l_F6584 Limit flag on F6584 96-103 E8.3 mW/m2 F6584 NII 6584 emission line flux 105-112 E8.3 mW/m2 e_F6584 ?=- NII 6584 emission line flux mean error 114 A1 --- l_F6716+6731 Limit flag on F6716+6731 115-122 E8.3 mW/m2 F6716+6731 ?=- SII 6717 + SII 6731 emission lines flux 124-131 E8.3 mW/m2 e_F6716+6731 ?=- SII 6717 + SII 6731 emission lines flux mean error 133-136 I4 --- IDM2006 ?=- ID in Merrett et al. (2006, J/MNRAS/369/120) catalogue ([MMD2006] NNNN in Simbad) 138-146 A9 --- IDH2006 ID in Halliday et al. (2006, J/MNRAS/369/97) catalogue ([HCB2006] PNN or [HCB2006] PNNN_NN in Simbad) 148-151 A4 --- XmMHa [Sat. ] Detection in Massey et al. (2006AJ....131.2478M) H-alpha frame 153-156 A4 --- XmMOIII [Sat. ] Detection in Massey et al. (2006AJ....131.2478M) [OIII] frame 158-170 A13 --- Comments Comments
Acknowledgements: Thomas Martin, thomas.martin.1(at)
(End) Thomas Martin [Univ. Laval, Canada], Patricia Vannier [CDS] 06-Nov-2017
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