Far-Outer Galaxy Molecular Clouds

J. Brand, J.G.A. Wouterloot
1996 Symposium - International astronomical union  
The outer Galaxy (defined as those parts of the Galaxy with galactocentric distances R>R0=8.5 kpc) in general and particularly the outermost regions (R ≳ 16 kpc; the far-outer Galaxy or FOG) has not received the attention that has been dedicated to the inner Galaxy and the solar neighbourhood.
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