Astrophysics (Index)About

GD-1

(stellar stream formed by globular cluster)

GD-1 is a is a stellar stream within the Milky Way halo apparently formed from a globular cluster, identified in Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) data in 2006.


(stellar stream)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_stellar_streams
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2006ApJ...643L..17G/abstract
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2010MNRAS.403.1999E/abstract
https://arxiv.org/abs/2011.12963
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015MNRAS.449.1391B/abstract
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2018MNRAS.477.1893D/abstract
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~08kpc26.0klyGD-1
Coordinates:GD-1
J12+55

Index