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2MASS Extended Source Catalog: Overview and AlgorithmsThe 2 Micron All-Sky Survey (2MASS)will observe over one-million galaxies and extended Galactic sources covering the entire sky at wavelenghts between 1 and 2 m. Most of these galaxies, from 70 to 80%, will be newly catalogued objetcs.
Document ID
20060034107
Document Type
Reprint (Version printed in journal)
External Source(s)
Authors
Jarrett, T.
Chester, T.
Cutri, R.
Schneider, S.
Skrutskie, M.
Huchra, J.
Date Acquired
August 23, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1999
Publication Information
Publication: Astronomical Journal
Subject Category
Astronomy
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Other
Keywords
surveys infrared algorithms 2MASS