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J/AJ/105/1637      Redshifts in equatorial strip                  (Huchra+ 1993)

The morphological catalogue of galaxies equatorial survey Huchra J., Latham D.W., Nicolaci da Costa L., Pellegrini P.S., Willmer C.N.A. <Astron. J. 105, 1637 (1993)> =1993AJ....105.1637H
ADC_Keywords: Galaxies, optical; Regional catalog; Radial velocities; Redshifts Abstract: We present 865 redshifts of galaxies located in the equatorial strip -17.5 deg ≤ Dec. ≤ -2.5 deg in the right ascension range 20 h ≤ R.A. ≤ 5 h. Redshifts have been obtained for the complete sample of all 833 galaxies in the Morphological Catalog of Galaxies with magnitudes brighter than m = 14.5 (corresponding approximately to m(Zwicky) = 15.0). This sample also includes three galaxies from other sources with more reliable magnitudes, satisfying this limit, and 29 fainter galaxies, usually companions of the galaxies in the magnitude limited sample. Our maps of a very large volume of nearby space demonstrate a variety of coherent large scale structures which include large voids, 20-50 h-1 Mpc in diameter and large walls at least 70 h-1 Mpc across. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 114 833 Radial velocities table2.dat 114 29 Radial velocities notes1.txt 188 52 References tables.tex 116 1136 TeX version of the tables
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat table2.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 10 A10 --- Name Name of the galaxy adopting the order NGC, IC, or coordinates as suggested by the IAU 12- 13 I2 h RAh Right ascension 1950.0 (1) 15- 16 I2 min RAm Right ascension 1950 18- 21 F4.1 s RAs Right ascension 1950 23 A1 --- DE- Declination sign 24- 25 I2 deg DEd Declination 1950.0 (1) 27- 28 I2 arcmin DEm Declination 1950.0 30- 31 I2 arcsec DEs Declination 1950.0 34- 38 F5.2 mag m(B) ? Magnitude, m(B) of the galaxy (2) 40 A1 --- r_m(B) Source of magnitude (see notes1 file) 41- 47 I7 km/s RV Heliocentric velocity 48- 51 I4 km/s e_RV ? Heliocentric velocity error 53- 56 A4 --- r_RV Velocity source (see notes1 file ) 58- 59 I2 --- T [-9/20]? de Vaucouleurs' morphological type (3) 60- 64 F5.1 arcmin d1 ? Major diameter 65- 69 F5.1 arcmin d2 ? Minor diameter 71- 80 A10 --- MCG MCG (or Markarian or Zwicky) name 82-114 A33 --- Notes Remarks and cross-identifications
Note (1): from the Morphological Catalog of Galaxies (MCG, Cat. VII/62 and VII/100). Occasionally these can be greatly in error and better positions were adopted whenever possible. Note (2): generally from MCG. Especially for brighter galaxies, more accurate magnitudes were taken from other sources, even though they are not exactly on the same photometric system (see file "refs.dat") Note (3): Additional types (beyond de Vaucouleurs' range) are from the CfA Redshift Catalog (Huchra et al. 1992, available from the NSSDC and CDS, Cat. VII/164), e.g., type "20" is a "Spiral galaxy" that has not been subclassified further.
References: MCG; Vorontsov-Velyaminov, B. A. & Arkhipova, V. F. 1963-1968, Moscow University Press, Moscow (Cats. VII/62 + VII/100) Origin: AAS CD-ROM series, Volume 1, 1993 History: * 21-Jun-1994: Created from AAS CD-ROM series, Volume 1, 1993 * 27-Jun-2007: Wrong names communicated by H.J. Andernach corrected: M-1-2-58 --> M-1-2-38 M-3-3-36 --> M-3-3-06 M-1-3-52A --> M-1-3-51 M-1-3-52B --> M-1-3-52 M-3-1-65 --> M-1-3-65 M-2-18-58 --> M-2-12-58 Notes were included in table1.dat and table2.dat
(End) Patricia Bauer [CDS] 21-Jun-1994
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