Distances of Quasars and Quasar-like Galaxies: Further Evidence That Quasi-stellar Objects May Be Ejected from Active Galaxies

@article{Bell2004DistancesOQ,
  title={Distances of Quasars and Quasar-like Galaxies: Further Evidence That Quasi-stellar Objects May Be Ejected from Active Galaxies},
  author={MORLEY B. Bell},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={616},
  pages={738-744}
}
  • M. Bell
  • Published 1 September 2004
  • Physics
  • The Astrophysical Journal
If high-redshift quasi-stellar objects (QSOs) are ejected from the nuclei of low-redshift galaxies, as some have claimed, a large portion of their redshift must be intrinsic (non-Doppler). If these intrinsic components have preferred values, redshifts will tend to cluster around these preferred values and produce peaks in the redshift distribution. Doppler ejection and Hubble flow components will broaden each peak. Because ejection velocities are randomly directed and Hubble flow components are… Expand

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