The Age and Metallicity Relation of Omega Centauri

Date

2006

Authors

Stanford, Laura
Da Costa, Gary
Norris, John
Cannon, Russell

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IOP Publishing

Abstract

We present a metallicity distribution based on photometry and spectra for 442 ω Centauri cluster members that lie at the main-sequence turnoff region of the color-magnitude diagram. This distribution is similar to that found for the red giant branch. The

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Keywords: Globular clusters: general; Globular clusters: individual (? Centauri)

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Astrophysical Journal, The

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1086/505571

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2037-12-31