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Montage Used To Support Eighth Sloan Digital Sky Survey Release

Aihara et al. recently described the eighth release of the data (DR8) from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. The release is the first from what is called SDSS-III. This phase of SDSS began in August 2008, and uses new instrumentation … Continue reading

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Some Spectacular Image Mosaics

Astronomers have generated some superb image mosaics with Montage, and this post shows a few of the best. This three-color mosaic of the Pleaides was computed by Dr. Inseok Song. The SBb LINER galaxy NGC 1097 is a spectacular face-on … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Montage Blog!

The Montage team will be blogging about how Montage is used in scientific analysis and generating new science products, showing images derived with it, posting tips for getting the most out of the toolkit, entertaining suggestions for new functionality, and … Continue reading

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