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The Metallicity Distribution of Intracluster Stars in Virgo

Williams, Benjamin F; Ciardullo, Robin; Durrell, Patrick R; Vinciguerra, Matt; Feldmeier, John J; Jacoby, George H; Sigurdsson, Steinn; von Hippel, Ted; Ferguson, Henry C; Tanvir, Nial R; Arnaboldi, Magda; Gerhard, Ortwin; Aguerri, J Alfonso L; Freeman, Kenneth

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We have used the Hubble Space Telescope's Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) to detect and measure ∼5300 stars in a single intracluster field in the Virgo Cluster. By performing F606W and F814W photometry on these stars, we have determined their metallic

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/25902
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1086/510149

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