## Connected Moments to N-point correlations The N-point correlations, ωN , can be derived from the connected moments, mN via the connected central moment, μN

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@inproceedings{Ross2006PrecisionMO, title={Precision Measurements of Higher-Order Angular Galaxy Correlations Using 11 Million SDSS Galaxies}, author={Ashley J. Ross and R. J. Brunner and Adam D. Myers}, year={2006} }

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We present estimates of the N-point galaxy area-averaged angular correlation functions ω̄N(θ) for N = 2,...,7 from the third data release of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS). The sample was selected from galaxies with 18 ≤ r < 21, and is the largest ever used to study higher-order correlations. The measured ω̄N(θ) are used to calculate the projected, sN , and real space, SN , hierarchical amplitudes. This produces highly-precise measurements over 0.2 to 10 h Mpc, which are consistent with… CONTINUE READING

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