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Infrared photometry of the nebulosity around quasars

Neugebauer, G. and Matthews, K. and Soifer, B. T. and Elias, J. H. (1985) Infrared photometry of the nebulosity around quasars. Astrophysical Journal, 298 . pp. 275-280. ISSN 0004-637X.

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Measurements of the nebulosity around quasars have been carried out in the near-infrared. The colors of the host galaxies found in these observations are consistent with those of normal galaxies. The luminosities are also similar to those of normal galaxies but are slightly brighter than average.

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Additional Information:© 1985 American Astronomical Society. Received 1985 February 11; accepted 1985 April 26. We thank S. E. Persson for providing us with the K-corrections and many stimulating discussions. We thank the staff of the Palomar Observatory for their help, and especially Juan Carrasco who has been our night assistant on the 200 inch (5 m) telescope. This work was supported by a grant from NSF.
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Subject Keywords:galaxies: photometry infrared: sources quasars
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Official Citation:Infrared photometry of the nebulosity around quasars Neugebauer, G., Matthews, K., Soifer, B. T., & Elias, J. H. Astrophysical Journal, Part 1 (ISSN 0004-637X), vol. 298, Nov. 1, 1985, p. 275-280.
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