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FourStar Galaxy Evolution Survey

(ZFOURGE, Z-FOURGE)
(infrared deep-survey to detect galaxies)

The FourStar Galaxy Evolution Survey (ZFOURGE or Z-FOURGE) is a survey of three existing survey fields, COSMOS, CDFS, and UDS, using the Magellan Telescopes' FourStar near infrared camera. It determined redshifts for 60,000 galaxies within the 1 < z < 3 range.


(survey,galaxies)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ZFOURGE
http://zfourge.tamu.edu/
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016ApJ...830...51S/abstract
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
12.57Gpc8.39GlynearestFourStar Galaxy Evolution Survey
33.78Gpc12.33GlyfurthestFourStar Galaxy Evolution Survey
PrefixExample  
ZFZF-COSMOS-20115 

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