Deep Chandra Monitoring Observations of Ngc 4278: Catalog of Source Properties

  • Published 2009
We present the properties of the discrete X-ray sources detected in our monitoring program of the globular cluster (GC) rich elliptical galaxy, NGC 4278, observed with Chandra ACIS-S in six separate pointings, resulting in a co-added exposure of 458-ks. From this deep observation, 236 sources have been detected within the region overlapped by all… (More)