Wide-field HST/ACS images of M81: The Population of Compact Star Clusters

We study the population of compact stellar clusters (CSCs) in M81, using the HST/ACS images in the filters F435W, F606W and F814W covering, for the first time, the entire optical extent of the galaxy. Our sample contains 435 clusters of FWHM less than 10 ACS pixels (9 pc). The sample shows the prese...

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Main Authors: MAYRA SANTIAGO CORTES, YALIA DIVAKARA MAYYA, DANIEL ROSA GONZALEZ
Format: info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Language:eng
Published: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 2010
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Online Access:http://inaoe.repositorioinstitucional.mx/jspui/handle/1009/1529

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