Coverage: Large Program M17BL004: CHIMPS 2

This page gives information about one of the coverage maps which is used by the Clash Tool to check for matches with your target coordinates.

Description of Coverage Map

This coverage map is based on the large program “Resolving Star Formation in the Galactic Plane with HARP” (M17BL004). Please see the program description for more information.

This project aims to survey the inner Galactic Plane, the Central Molecular Zone (CMZ) and a section of the outer Galactic Plane in 12CO, 13CO and C18O (3–2) using HARP.

Additional Information about Coverage Map

Last updated 2017-08-02 22:14 UT  
Area covered 44.1 square degrees
This is the area of the sky included in this coverage map.

If you would like to inspect the coverage map in detail, you can download it as a MOC (Multi-Order Coverage) file in FITS format. This can be viewed with tools such as Aladin.