A very high energy gamma-ray spectrum of 1ES 2344+514

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Schroedter, M. ; Badran, H. M. ; Buckley, J. H. ; Gordo, J. B. ; Carter-Lewis, D. A. ; Duke, C. ; Fegan, D. J. ; Fegan, S. F. ; Finley, J. P. ; Gillanders, G. H. ; Grube, J. ; Horan, D. ; Kenny, G. E. ; Kertzman, M. ; Kosack, K. ; Krennrich, F. ; Kieda, D. B. ; Kildea, J. ; Lang, M. J. ; Lee, K. ; Moriarty, P. ; Quinn, J. ; Quinn, M. ; Power-Mooney, B. ; Sembroski, G. H. ; Wakely, S. P. ; Vassiliev, V. V. ; Weekes, T. C. ; Zweerink, J. (2005)
  • Publisher: Purdue University
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1086/496968
  • Subject: Astrophysics | bl lacertae objects : individual (1es 2344+514);; gamma rays : observations;; bl-lacertae objects;; active galaxy markarian-421;; einstein slew survey;; host galaxies;; 1es 2344+514;; cherenkov telescopes;; imaging technique;; tev energies;; pks 2155-304;; crab-nebula

The BL Lacertae (BL Lac) object 1ES 2344+514 (1ES 2344), at a redshift of 0.044, was discovered as a source of very high energy (VHE) gamma rays by the Whipple Collaboration in 1995 \citep{2344Catanese98}. This detection was recently confirmed by the HEGRA Collaboration... View more
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