Release 11.12 ("Hergest Ridge")


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Positional Parameters
clusterPal 8
RA18 41 29.9
Declination-19 49 33
Galactic longitude14.11
Galactic latitude-6.79
R sun12.8
R gc5.5
X12.3
Y3.1
Z-1.5
Photometric Parameters
E (B-V)0.32
V HB17.27
(m-M)16.53
Vt11.02
MVt-5.51
(U-B)0.72
(B-V)1.22
HBR-1
hbt7
Structural Parameters
[Fe / H]-0.37
v_r-43
err15
v_LSR-32.3
c1.53
r_c0.56
r_h0.58
r_t13.55
lg(tc)8.65
lg(th)8.47
mu_V20
rho_v2.34
Color-magnitude diagrams
authorArmandroff, Taft E.
titleColor-magnitude diagrams for six metal-rich, low-latitude globular clusters
journalAstronomical Journal, vol. 96, p. 588-634, 796-804.
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Selected biblio
Paper n. 1
Armandroff, Taft E.
Color-magnitude diagrams for six metal-rich, low-latitude globular clusters
1988, Astronomical Journal, vol. 96, p. 588-634, 796-804.
(Pal 8 cmd )
Paper n. 2
Canterna, R.; Rosino, L.
Infrared Studies of Four Highly Reddened Globular Clusters - PALOMAR-2 PALOMAR-8 PALOMAR-10 and NGC6749
1981, ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS. SUPP. SER. V. 45, P. 53
(Pal 8 Pal 2 Pal 10 )
Paper n. 3
Abell, G. O.
Globular Clusters and Planetary Nebulae Discovered on the National Geographic Society-Palomar Observatory Sky Survey
1955, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, Vol. 67, No. 397, p.258-261
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