# IC 3639 - A new bona fide Compton thick AGN unveiled by NuSTAR

@article{Boorman2016IC3,
title={IC 3639 - A new bona fide Compton thick AGN unveiled by NuSTAR},
author={Peter G. Boorman and Poshak Gandhi and Dave M. Alexander and Adlyka Annuar and David R. Ballantyne and Franz Erik Bauer and Steven E. Boggs and W. N. Brandt and Murray Brightman and F. E. Christensen and William W. Craig and Duncan Farrah and Charles James Hailey and Fiona A. Harrison and Sebastian F. Hoenig and Michael J. Koss and Stephanie M. LaMassa and Alberto Masini and Claudio Ricci and Guido Risaliti and Daniel Stern and W. W. Zhang},
journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
year={2016},
volume={833},
pages={245}
}
We analyze high-quality NuSTAR observations of the local (z = 0.011) Seyfert 2 active galactic nucleus (AGN) IC 3639, in conjunction with archival Suzaku and Chandra data. This provides the first broadband X-ray spectral analysis of the source, spanning nearly two decades in energy (0.5–30 keV). Previous X-ray observations of the source below 10 keV indicated strong reflection/obscuration on the basis of a pronounced iron fluorescence line at 6.4 keV. The hard X-ray energy coverage of NuSTAR… Expand

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