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Galaxies in southern bright star fields - I. Near-infrared imaging

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As a prerequisite for cosmological studies using adaptive optics techniques, we have begun to identify and characterize faint sources in the vicinity of bright stars at high Galactic latitudes. The initial phase of this work has been a program of Ks imaging conducted with SOFI at the ESO NTT. From observations of 42 southern fields evenly divided between the spring and autumn skies, we have identified 391 additional stars and 1589 galaxies lying at separations Δθ ≤ 60″ from candidate guide st...

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10.1051/0004-6361:20030812

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Davies, RI More by this author
Lehnert, MD More by this author
Thatte, NA More by this author
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Journal:
ASTRONOMY and ASTROPHYSICS
Volume:
406
Issue:
2
Pages:
593-601
Publication date:
2003-08-05
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0004-6361
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uuid:d686d5e4-68e4-409e-9c25-68123e455f3e
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190125
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pubs:190125

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