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Final Results from the Hubble Space Telescope Key Project to Measure the Hubble Constant

Freedman, Wendy L; Madore, Barry F; Gibson, Bradley K; Ferrarese, Laura; Kelson, Daniel D; Sakai, Shoko; Mould, Jeremy; Kennicutt, R C; Ford, Holland C; Graham, John A; Huchra, John; Hughes, Shaun M; Illingworth, Garth D; Macri, Lucas; Stetson, Peter B

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We present here the final results of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) Key Project to measure the Hubble constant. We summarize our method, the results, and the uncertainties, tabulate our revised distances, and give the implications of these results for cosmology. Our results are based on a Cepheid calibration of several secondary distance methods applied over the range of about 60-400 Mpc. The analysis presented here benefits from a number of recent improvements and refinements, including (1)...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2001
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/90720
Source: Astrophysical Journal, The
DOI: 10.1086/320638

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