By Paul W. Hodge
This atlas offers an entire set of pictures of neighborhood team Galaxies and indicates crucial items, together with many person stars and interstellar gadgets. gadgets pointed out in a few 2 hundred charts comprise variable stars, globular big name clusters, open big name clusters, dirt clouds, and supernova remnants. every one galaxy is followed via an in depth bibliography. The atlas turns out to be useful for researchers, scholars, and beginner astronomers. The authors are affiliated with the collage of Washington. there's no topic index.
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1997). , 1997). c SNR candidates are from Sabbadin (1979, identified with prefix S), D’Odorico, Dopita, and Benvenuti (1980, prefix DDB), and Gordon et al. (1998, prefix G). Gordon et al. (1998) cross-reference various identifications of the SNRs. d BCLMP 660 appears as a complete ring in Figure 7b of Courtès et al. (1987). We detect only a partial ring in our images. e SNR DDB 18 is contained within BCLMP 750. Gordon et al. (1998) do not identify it with G97, but we believe they are the same object.
1987). We detect only a partial ring in our images. e SNR DDB 18 is contained within BCLMP 750. Gordon et al. (1998) do not identify it with G97, but we believe they are the same object.
M33 Emission Regions Identified by Boulesteix et al. 4 30 30 30 30 30 38 32 32 32 31 43 30 32 12 45 150 71 40 76 99 535 174 109 213 354 751 752 753 756 BCLMP emission regions are labeled on the M33 charts with their number and no prefix. Separate subcomponents of complex regions are given lowercase Arabic letters and are identified on Charts 59-83. , 1997). , 1997). c SNR candidates are from Sabbadin (1979, identified with prefix S), D’Odorico, Dopita, and Benvenuti (1980, prefix DDB), and Gordon et al.
An Atlas of Local Group Galaxies by Paul W. Hodge