Deep and narrow CO absorption revealing molecular clouds in the Hydra-A brightest cluster galaxy

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Rose, Tom; Edge, A. C.; Combes, F.; Gaspari, M.; Hamer, S.; Nesvadba, N.; Russell, H.; Tremblay, G. R.; Baum, S. A.; O'Dea, C.; Peck, A. B.; Sarazin, C.; Vantyghem, A.; Bremer, M.; Donahue, M.; Fabian, A. C.; Ferland, G.; McNamara, B. R.; Mittal, R.; Oonk, J. B. R.; Salomé, P.; Swinbank, A. M.; Voit, M.;
(2019)
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Journal: volume 485,pages229-238issn: 0035-8711
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/mnras/stz406
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Astrophysics of Galaxies | clusters: individual: Hydra-A [galaxies] | ISM [galaxies] | galaxies [radio lines]
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena

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