Properties and origin of the old, metal rich, star cluster, NGC 6791

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Carraro, Giovanni;
(2013)
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Astrophysics of Galaxies

In this contribution I summarize the unique properties of the old, metal rich, star cluster NGC 6791, with particular emphasis on its population of extreme blue horizontal branch stars. I then conclude providing my personal view on the origin of this fascinating star cl... View more
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