Accession Number : AD0752042

Title :   Aperture Synthesis Observations of Maffei 2 at Lambda 21 CM,

Corporate Author : OWENS VALLEY RADIO OBSERVATORY PASADENA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Wright,M. C. H. ; Seielstad,G. A.

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : Maffei 2 is established as a rotating early-type spiral galaxy with a total mass exceeding 2.5 x 10 to the 9th power D(Mpc) Solar mass units and a fractional hydrogen content less than 0.015 D. The continuum emission has nuclear, disk and halo components. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GALAXIES, ASTRONOMY), RADIO ASTRONOMY, MAPPING, HYDROGEN

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE