THE TEMPERATURE OF THE COSMIC MICROWAVE BACKGROUND

@article{Fixsen2009THETO,
  title={THE TEMPERATURE OF THE COSMIC MICROWAVE BACKGROUND},
  author={Dale J. Fixsen},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={707},
  pages={916 - 920}
}
  • D. Fixsen
  • Published 10 November 2009
  • Physics
  • The Astrophysical Journal
The Far InfraRed Absolute Spectrophotometer data are independently recalibrated using the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe data to obtain a cosmic microwave background (CMB) temperature of 2.7260 ± 0.0013. Measurements of the temperature of the CMB are reviewed. The determination from the measurements from the literature is CMB temperature of 2.72548 ± 0.00057 K. 

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