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Constraining the Milky Way Mass Profile with Phase-space Distribution of Satellite Galaxies

28 May 2020, 16:00 UTC
Constraining the Milky Way Mass Profile with Phase-space Distribution of Satellite Galaxies
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Zhao-Zhou Li et al 2020 ApJ 894 10
By comparing theoretical simulations of Milky Way satellite distribution to 28 observed satellites, the Milky Way’s halo mass is estimated to greater precision and reliability than previously.

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