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Diffuse interstellar bands in the Local Group: From the Milky Way, the Magellanic Clouds to the Andromeda galaxy

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  01 February 2008

N. L. J. Cox
Herschel Science Centre, European Space Astronomy Centre, European Space Agency, Villanueva de Cañada, Madrid, Spain; email:
M. A. Cordiner
Astrophysics Research Centre, School of Mathematics and Physics, Queen's University, Belfast, U.K
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We report on recent developments in the study of diffuse interstellar bands in the Local Group galaxies. We present preliminary results on the detection of the 5780 Å DIB toward 17 targets in the vicinity of NGC 206 in M31.

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