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The third data release of the Kilo-Degree Survey and associated data products

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The Kilo-Degree Survey (KiDS) is an ongoing optical wide-field imaging survey with the OmegaCAM camera at the VLT Survey Telescope. It aims to image 1500 square degrees in four filters (ugri). The core science driver is mapping the large-scale matter distribution in the Universe, using weak lensing shear and photometric redshift measurements. Further science cases include galaxy evolution, Milky Way structure, detection of high-redshift clusters, and finding rare sources ...

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10.1051/0004-6361/201730747

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Samenwerkingsverband Noord Nederland More from this funder
European fund for regional development More from this funder
Netherlands Research School for Astronomy More from this funder
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EDP Sciences Publisher's website
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Astronomy & Astrophysics Journal website
Volume:
604
Pages:
A134
Publication date:
2017-08-01
Acceptance date:
2017-05-12
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2017-08-03

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