Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

X-Ray Mass of Coma Cluster

  1. Oct 5, 2015 #1
    Does anyone have a reliable reference for the X-Ray mass of the Coma Cluster? I've got a value of 3e13 from Gursky's 1971 report, but I got to believe there's something more recent. Googling hasn't turned up anything more reliable than some notes on lecture slides.
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 6, 2015 #2


    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    You seem fixated on the bullet cluster as if it is some kind of demon haunting your version of cosmology. Are you advocating an alternative to LCDM?
  4. Oct 6, 2015 #3
    No. I'm advocating critical thinking skills.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook