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Two T dwarfs from the UKIDSS early data release

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Contexf. We report on the first ultracool dwarf discoveries from the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS) Large Area Survey Early Data Release (LAS EDR), in particular the discovery of T dwarfs which are fainter and more distant than those found using the 2MASS and SDSS surveys. Aims. We aim to show that our methodologies for searching the ∼27 deg2 of the LAS EDR are successful for finding both L and T dwarfs via cross-correlation with the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) DR4 release. While...

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10.1051/0004-6361:20066403

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Journal:
ASTRONOMY and ASTROPHYSICS
Volume:
466
Issue:
3
Pages:
1059-1064
Publication date:
2007-05-05
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EISSN:
1432-0746
ISSN:
0004-6361
URN:
uuid:aee0d3df-d760-40ce-9352-4350c30e1528
Source identifiers:
191507
Local pid:
pubs:191507

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