TitleReview of galactic constants.
AuthorsKerr, F. J.; Lynden-Bell, D.

1986MNRAS.221.1023K   Search ADS ↗

AbstractWhereas the 1964 IAU standard values of the constants R0 = 10 kpc, θ0 = 250 km s-1, A = 15 km s-1kpc-1, and B = -10 km s-1kpc-1, differ from those currently considered best, the errors of current determinations are still rather large. Although the means of recent determinations lead to a fairly consistent set of values for the four main con ...