Rummaging Through Elliptical Galaxies

  • J. L. Tonry
Conference paper


High signal-to-noise CCD observations of 13 Virgo galaxies are presented. Smooth galaxy models have been subtracted from the original data, allowing inspection of the contents of these galaxies. Essentially all globular clusters are visible between 1 and 10 kpc radius.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. L. Tonry
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsMassachusetts Institute ot TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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