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Parameters
Positional Parameters
clusterNGC 6316
RA17 16 37.30
Declination-28 08 24.4
Galactic longitude357.18
Galactic latitude5.76
R sun10.4
R gc2.6
X10.4
Y-0.5
Z1
Photometric Parameters
E (B-V)0.54
V HB17.5
(m-M)16.77
Vt8.43
MVt-8.34
(U-B)0.62
(B-V)1.39
(V-R)0.85
(V-I)1.8
HBR-1
hbt7
Structural Parameters
[Fe / H]-0.45
SpT G2
v_r71.4
err8.9
v_LSR79.9
c1.65
r_c0.17
r_h0.65
r_t5.93
lg(tc)7.71
lg(th)8.89
mu_V17.44
rho_v4.23
Color-magnitude diagrams
authorDavidge, T. J.; Harris, William E.; Bridges, T. J.; Hanes, D. A.
titleOptical and infrared imaging of stars in the metal-rich globular clusters NGC 6304 and NGC 6316
journalAstrophysical Journal Supplement Series, vol. 81, no. 1, July 1992, p. 251-266
CM diagram
CreditsCMD: HST snapshot from Padova databases

Description of NGC 6316

Discovered by William Herschel on May 24, 1784

Source: SEDS | Notify inaccuracies

Image

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Selected biblio
Paper n. 1
Layden, A. C.; Bowes, B. T.; Welch, D. L.; Webb, Tracy M. A.
Variable Stars in Metal-Rich Globular Clusters. II. NGC 6316
2003, The Astronomical Journal, Volume 126, Issue 1, pp. 255-264
(NGC 6316 )
Paper n. 2
Davidge, T. J.; Harris, William E.; Bridges, T. J.; Hanes, D. A.
Optical and infrared imaging of stars in the metal-rich globular clusters NGC 6304 and NGC 6316
1992, Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, vol. 81, no. 1, July 1992, p. 251-266
(NGC 6316 cmd )
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