ALFALFA DISCOVERY OF THE NEARBY GAS-RICH DWARF GALAXY LEO P. II. OPTICAL IMAGING OBSERVATIONS

@article{Rhode2013ALFALFADO,
  title={ALFALFA DISCOVERY OF THE NEARBY GAS-RICH DWARF GALAXY LEO P. II. OPTICAL IMAGING OBSERVATIONS},
  author={Katherine L. Rhode and John. J. Salzer and Nathalie Haurberg and A. Van Sistine and Michael D. Young and Martha P. Haynes and Riccardo Giovanelli and John M. Cannon and Evan D. Skillman and Kristen. B. W. McQuinn and Elizabeth A. K. Adams},
  journal={The Astronomical Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={145}
}
We present results from ground-based optical imaging of a low-mass dwarf galaxy discovered by the ALFALFA 21 cm H i survey. Broadband (BVR) data obtained with the WIYN 3.5 m telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO) are used to construct color–magnitude diagrams of the galaxy's stellar population down to Vo ∼ 25. We also use narrowband Hα imaging from the KPNO 2.1 m telescope to identify a H ii region in the galaxy. We use these data to constrain the distance to the galaxy to be… 

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