2003AJ....125..398L


C.D.S. - SIMBAD4 rel 1.7 - 2020.05.27CEST09:27:01

2003AJ....125..398L - Astron. J., 125, 398-417 (2003/February-0)

The Hubble Deep Field South flanking fields.

LUCAS R.A., BAUM S.A., BROWN T.M., CASERTANO S., CONSELICE C., DE MELLO D., DICKINSON M.E., FERGUSON H.C., FRUCHTER A.S., GARDNER J.P., GILMORE D., GONZALEZ-LOPEZLIRA R.A., HEYER I., HOOK R.N., KAISER M.E., MACK J., MAKIDON R., MARTIN C.L., MUTCHLER M., SMITH T.E., STIAVELLI M., TEPLITZ H.I., WIGGS M.S., WILLIAMS R.E. and ZUREK D.R.

Abstract (from CDS):

As part of the Hubble Deep Field South program, a set of shorter two-orbit observations were obtained of the area adjacent to the deep fields. The WFPC2 flanking fields cover a contiguous solid angle of 48 arcmin2. Parallel observations with the STIS and NICMOS instruments produce a patchwork of additional fields with optical and near-infrared (1.6 µm) response. Deeper parallel exposures with WFPC2 and NICMOS were obtained when STIS observed the NICMOS deep field. These deeper fields are offset from the rest, and an extended low surface brightness object is visible in the deeper WFPC2 flanking field. In this data paper, which serves as an archival record of the project, we discuss the observations and data reduction and present SExtractor source catalogs and number counts derived from the data. Number counts are broadly consistent with previous surveys from both ground and space. Among other things, these flanking field observations are useful for defining slit masks for spectroscopic follow-up over a wider area around the deep fields, for studying large-scale structure that extends beyond the deep fields, for future supernova searches, and for number counts and morphological studies, but their ultimate utility will be defined by the astronomical community.

Abstract Copyright:

Journal keyword(s): Catalogs - Cosmology: Observations - Galaxies: Evolution - Galaxies: Photometry - Galaxies: Statistics - Surveys

Status at CDS:  

Simbad objects: 5

goto Full paper

goto View the reference in ADS

Number of rows : 5

N Identifier Otype ICRS (J2000)
RA
ICRS (J2000)
DEC
Mag U Mag B Mag V Mag R Mag I Sp type #ref
1850 - 2020
#notes
1 ACO 851 ClG 09 42 56.6 +46 59 22           ~ 308 0
2 NAME Hubble Deep Field reg 12 36 49.5 +62 12 58           ~ 1821 1
3 3C 324.0 Sy1 15 49 48.9 +21 25 38   21.5       ~ 300 0
4 NAME HDF-S reg 22 32 56 -60 33.0           ~ 540 0
5 QSO J2233-606 QSO 22 33 37.5814904803 -60 33 29.146578276 16.90 17.39 17.16 16.93 16.51 ~ 86 0

    Equat.    Gal    SGal    Ecl

To bookmark this query, right click on this link: simbad:objects in 2003AJ....125..398L and select 'bookmark this link' or equivalent in the popup menu


2020.05.27-09:27:01

© Université de Strasbourg/CNRS

    • Contact