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Paper on dark matter density

  1. May 14, 2010 #1
    Hi...

    Wikipedia says that only five percent of the universe is matter that we know.... Can anyone tell me a paper where the percentages of visible matter, dark matter and dark energy in the universe are given?
     
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  3. May 14, 2010 #2

    bapowell

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    Any of the papers from the WMAP science team will discuss this. However, an introductory cosmology text book is probably a better place to go.
     
  4. May 14, 2010 #3

    mathman

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dark_matter

    Above is a good description, including the information you requested.
     
  5. May 14, 2010 #4

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    The numbers are easier to find here. "Baryonic" means normal matter.
     
  6. May 15, 2010 #5
    Thanks...got it!!! :smile:
     
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