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- I am just trying to parse the following together:

The following link states that: "since

How did they get 6*10^7K ?

When I try this, using mp = 1.67*10^-27 , k =1.38*10^-23 I end up getting 84 as a final answer, nowhere near 6*10^7. Can anyone clarify this?

https://pages.astronomy.ua.edu/keel...o the temperature associated with the cluster

*kT*~*mpv*^{2}. A typical velocity dispersion 700 km/s implies*T*~ 6 x 107 K from this source alone."How did they get 6*10^7K ?

When I try this, using mp = 1.67*10^-27 , k =1.38*10^-23 I end up getting 84 as a final answer, nowhere near 6*10^7. Can anyone clarify this?

https://pages.astronomy.ua.edu/keel...o the temperature associated with the cluster