Optical off‐nuclear spectra of quasar hosts and radio galaxies

@article{Hughes2000OpticalOS,
  title={Optical off‐nuclear spectra of quasar hosts and radio galaxies},
  author={David H. Hughes and Marek J. Kukula and James S. Dunlop and Todd Boroson University of Edinburgh and Noao},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2000},
  volume={316},
  pages={204-224}
}
  • D. Hughes, M. Kukula, +2 authors Noao
  • Published 1 February 2000
  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
We present optical (∼3200 to ∼9000 A) off-nuclear spectra of 26 powerful active galaxies in the redshift range 0.1≤z≤0.3, obtained with the Mayall and William Herschel 4-m class telescopes. The sample consists of radio-quiet quasars, radio-loud quasars (all with −23≥MV≥−26) and radio galaxies of Fanaroff–Riley Type II (with extended radio luminosities and spectral indices comparable to those of the radio-loud quasars). The spectra were all taken approximately 5 arcsec off-nucleus, with offsets… Expand

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