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Observations of white dwarfs in the solar neighborhood

Kawka, Adela; Vennes, Stephane; Thorstensen, John R


High proper motion surveys are still adding much to our understanding of the local white dwarf population and, possibly, to the Galactic halo membership of some objects. As part of our study of white dwarfs in the solar neighborhood we have observed seven white dwarfs from the revised New Luyten Two Tenths (NLTT) catalog of Salim & Gould. We found four DA white dwarfs (NLTT 529, 49985, 53468, 55932), one DZ white dwarf (NLTT 40607) that shows a close resemblance to the unusual DZ white dwarf...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
Source: Astronomical Journal
DOI: 10.1086/382110


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