A Precise Distance to the Host Galaxy of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817 Using Surface Brightness Fluctuations

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Michele Cantiello, J. B. Jensen, J. P. Blakeslee, E. Berger, A. J. Levan, N. R. Tanvir, G. Raimondo, E. Brocato, K. D. Alexander, P. K. Blanchard, M. Branchesi, Z. Cano, R. Chornock, S. Covino, P. S. Cowperthwaite, P. D'Avanzo, T. Eftekhari, W. Fong, A. S. Fruchter, A. Grado & 8 more J. Hjorth, D. E. Holz, J. D. Lyman, I. Mandel, R. Margutti, M. Nicholl, V. A. Villar, P. K. G. Williams

Original languageEnglish
Article numberL31
JournalAstrophysics Journal Letters
Issue number2
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 20 Feb 2018

    Research areas

  • galaxies: distances and redshifts, galaxies: fundamental parameters, galaxies: individual (NGC 4993)


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