Is the 2MASS dipole convergent?

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Chodorowski, Michał; Bilicki, Maciej; Mamon, Gary A.; Jarrett, Thomas;
(2010)
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

We study the growth of the clustering dipole of galaxies from the Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS). We find that the dipole does not converge before the completeness limit of the 2MASS Extended Source Catalog, i.e. up to about 300 Mpc/h. We compare the observed growth ... View more
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