Updated Information on the Local Group

  title={Updated Information on the Local Group},
  author={Sidney van den Bergh},
  journal={arXiv: Astrophysics},
  • S. Bergh
  • Published 4 January 2000
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Astrophysics
The present note updates the information published in my recent monograph on \underline{The Galaxies of the Local Group}. Highlights include (1) the addition of the newly discovered Cetus dwarf spheroidal as a certain member of the Local Group, (2) an improved distance for SagDIG, which now places this object very close to the edge of the Local Group zero-velocity surface, (3) more information on the evolutionary histories of some individual Local Group members, and (4) improved distance… 

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