MESS Herschel Data
Herschel data from the
"Mass-loss of Evolved StarS"
) Guaranteed-Time Key Program are
available here. IRSA is serving the MESS PACS
imaging of 108 evolved stars. This is Herschel program
The sample of AGB stars has been selected to cover all chemical types (M-, S-, C-stars), variability types (irregular, semi-regular, Miras) and periods, and mass-loss rates. Stars have been selected to have high IRAS fluxes and low background levels.
There are several search options:
- Use the form below to enter a coordinate or object name.
- Click within a red region of the image above.
- Browse the MESS target list.
- Download all of the MESS data (6.5 GB).
other Herschel datasets at IRSA.