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Galaxy Zoo 1 : data release of morphological classifications for nearly 900 000 galaxies. / Lintott, Chris J.; Schawinski, Kevin; Bamford, Steven P.; Slosar, Anze; Land, Kate; Thomas, Daniel Georg; Edmondson, Edward M.; Masters, Karen; Nichol, Robert C.; Raddick, M. Jordan; Szalay, Alex; Andreescu, Dan; Murray, Phil; Vandenberg, Jan.

In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. 410, No. 1, 01.01.2011, p. 166-178.

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Lintott, CJ, Schawinski, K, Bamford, SP, Slosar, A, Land, K, Thomas, DG, Edmondson, EM, Masters, K, Nichol, RC, Raddick, MJ, Szalay, A, Andreescu, D, Murray, P & Vandenberg, J 2011, 'Galaxy Zoo 1: data release of morphological classifications for nearly 900 000 galaxies', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 410, no. 1, pp. 166-178. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17432.x

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Lintott, C. J., Schawinski, K., Bamford, S. P., Slosar, A., Land, K., Thomas, D. G., ... Vandenberg, J. (2011). Galaxy Zoo 1: data release of morphological classifications for nearly 900 000 galaxies. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 410(1), 166-178. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17432.x

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Lintott CJ, Schawinski K, Bamford SP, Slosar A, Land K, Thomas DG et al. Galaxy Zoo 1: data release of morphological classifications for nearly 900 000 galaxies. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 2011 Jan 1;410(1):166-178. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2010.17432.x

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Lintott, Chris J. ; Schawinski, Kevin ; Bamford, Steven P. ; Slosar, Anze ; Land, Kate ; Thomas, Daniel Georg ; Edmondson, Edward M. ; Masters, Karen ; Nichol, Robert C. ; Raddick, M. Jordan ; Szalay, Alex ; Andreescu, Dan ; Murray, Phil ; Vandenberg, Jan. / Galaxy Zoo 1 : data release of morphological classifications for nearly 900 000 galaxies. In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 2011 ; Vol. 410, No. 1. pp. 166-178.

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