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Faint High Latitude Carbon Stars Discovered by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey: Methods and Initial Results

By Bruce Margon, Scott F. Anderson, Hugh C. Harris, Michael A. Strauss, Xiaohui Fan, Donald P. Schneider, Daniel E. V, En Berk, David J. Schlegel, Eric W. Deutsch, ˇ Zeljko Ivezić, Patrick B. Hall, Benjamin F. Williams, Arthur F. Davidsen, J. Brinkmann, István Csabai, Jeffrey J. E. Hayes, Eric H. Neilsen, Robert Nichol, Atsuko Nitta, Stephanie A. Snedden and Donald G. York

Abstract

We report the discovery of 39 Faint High Latitude Carbon Stars (FHLCs) from Sloan Digital Sky Survey commissioning data. The objects, each selected photometrically and verified spectroscopically, range over 16.6 < r ∗ < 20.0, and show a diversity of temperatures as judged by both colors and NaD line strengths. Although a handful

Year: 2002
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