Advances in Astronomy / 2010 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

The Effect of Tidal Stripping on Composite Stellar Populations in Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies

Figure 2

Galactocentric distance as function of time for the four different orbits explored in this paper. Orbits 1 and 2 have been generated from the present-day positions and proper motions of the Sculptor and Carina dwarfs, as reported by Piatek et al. [28, 29] respectively.