Release 11.12 ("Hergest Ridge")


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Parameters
Positional Parameters
clusterNGC 5946
RA15 35 28.52
Declination-50 39 34.8
Galactic longitude327.58
Galactic latitude4.19
R sun10.6
R gc5.8
X8.9
Y-5.6
Z0.8
Photometric Parameters
E (B-V)0.54
V HB17.4
(m-M)16.79
Vt9.61
MVt-7.18
(U-B)0.45
(B-V)1.29
(V-R)0.77
(V-I)1.58
S_RR2.6
hbt1
Structural Parameters
[Fe / H]-1.29
SpTF7/8
v_r128.4
err1.8
v_LSR128.9
c2.5
r_c0.08
r_h0.89
r_t24.03
lg(tc)6.9
lg(th)8.91
mu_V17.19
rho_v4.68
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authorAlcaino, Gonzalo; Liller, William; Alvarado, Franklin; Wenderoth, Erich
titleBV CCD photometry of the low-latitude globular cluster NGC 5946
journalAstronomical Journal, vol. 102, Oct. 1991, p. 1371-1380, 1576, 1577
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Selected biblio
Paper n. 1
Davidge, T. J.
Near-Infrared Photometry of the Core-Collapsed Metal-Poor Globular Cluster NGC 5946 and NGC 7099
1995, Astronomical Journal v.110, p.1177
(NGC 5946 NGC 7099 )
Paper n. 2
Alcaino, Gonzalo; Liller, William; Alvarado, Franklin; Wenderoth, Erich
BV CCD photometry of the low-latitude globular cluster NGC 5946
1991, Astronomical Journal, vol. 102, Oct. 1991, p. 1371-1380, 1576, 1577
(NGC 5946 cmd )
Paper n. 3
Martins, D. H.; Harvel, C. A.
UBVR photometric sequences around NGC 5946, 6440, and 6624
1979, Astronomical Journal, vol. 84, p. 1025-1029.
(NGC 5946 NGC 6640 NGC 6624 )
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