Weak lensing measurements of galaxy clusters

Below is a table listing weak gravitational lensing (shear) measurements of galaxy clusters reported in the literature to date. For each cluster, a link is provided to its entry in the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) , and for each publication, a link is provided to its ADS abstract .

NOTE: The table has clickable headers that sort the table in ascending/descending order by the clicked column (click again to reverse the order!).

Last update: May 28, 2007 (Initial version: January 1, 2007)

Cluster name   z   Author(s)   Year of publication   
Abell 1689 0.183 Tyson, Valdes and Wenk 1990
Abell 1689 0.183 Tyson and Fischer 1995
Abell 1689 0.183 Clowe and Schneider 2001
Abell 1689 0.183 Broadhurst et al. 2005
Abell 1689 0.183 Bardeau et al. 2005
Abell 1689 0.183 Limousin et al. 2006
Abell 1689 0.183 King et al. 2002
Abell 1689 0.183 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 1689 0.183 Medezinski et al. 2007
Abell 1689 0.183 Umetsu et al. 2007
Abell 1689 0.183 Leonard et al. 2007
Abell 1689 0.183 Hoekstra 2007
Cl 0024+1654 0.390 Bonnet, Mellier and Fort 1994
Cl 0024+1654 0.390 Kneib et al. 2004
Cl 0024+1654 0.390 Smail et al. 1997
Cl 0024+1654 0.390 Hoekstra 2007
Cl 0024+1654 0.390 Jee et al. 2007
MS 2137.3-2353 0.313 Gavazzi 2005
MS 2137.3-2353 0.313 Gavazzi et al. 2003
Cl 0303+1706 0.420 Kaiser et al. 1998
Cl 0303+1706 0.420 Gavazzi et al. 2004
Cl 0303+1706 0.420 Smail et al. 1997
MS 0302.7+1658 0.424 Kaiser et al. 1998
MS 0302.7+1658 0.424 Gavazzi et al. 2004
MS 0302.5+1717 0.425 Kaiser et al. 1998
MS 0302.5+1717 0.425 Gavazzi et al. 2004
Abell 0068 0.255 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0068 0.255 Dahle 2006
Abell 0068 0.255 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 0115 0.197 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0115 0.197 Dahle 2006
Abell 0141 0.230 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0209 0.206 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0209 0.206 Paulin-Henriksson et al. 2007
Abell 0209 0.206 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 0209 0.206 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0267 0.231 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0267 0.231 Dahle 2006
Abell 0267 0.231 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 0267 0.231 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0520 0.199 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0520 0.199 Dahle 2006
Abell 0520 0.199 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 0586 0.171 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0586 0.171 Dahle 2006
Abell 0586 0.171 Cypriano et al. 2005
Abell 0611 0.288 Dahle 2006
Abell 0665 0.182 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0665 0.182 Dahle 2006
Abell 0697 0.282 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0697 0.282 Dahle 2006
Zwicky 2089 0.230 Dahle et al. 2002
Zwicky 2089 0.230 Dahle 2006
Abell 0773 0.217 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0773 0.217 Dahle 2006
Abell 0781 0.298 Dahle 2006
Abell 0781 0.298 Wittman et al. 2006
Abell 0914 0.193 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0922 0.190 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0963 0.206 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 0963 0.206 Dahle 2006
Abell 0959 0.286 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1351 0.328 Dahle et al. 2002
RX J1157.3+3336 0.214 Dahle et al. 2002
RX J1157.3+3336 0.214 Dahle 2006
Zwicky 5247 0.229 Dahle et al. 2002
Zwicky 5247 0.229 Dahle 2006
Abell 1576 0.299 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1576 0.299 Dahle 2006
Abell 1682 0.234 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1682 0.234 Dahle 2006
Abell 1705 0.297 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1722 0.326 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1758 0.279 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1758 0.279 Dahle 2006
Abell 1758 0.279 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 1763 0.223 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1763 0.223 Dahle 2006
Abell 1763 0.223 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 1763 0.223 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 1835 0.253 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1835 0.253 Dahle 2006
Abell 1835 0.253 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 1914 0.171 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 1914 0.171 Dahle 2006
Abell 1914 0.171 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 1995 0.321 Dahle et al. 2002
Zwicky 3146 0.291 Dahle 2006
Zwicky 3146 0.291 Kausch et al. 2007
Zwicky 5768 0.266 Dahle 2006
Zwicky 7160 0.258 Dahle et al. 2002
Zwicky 7160 0.258 Dahle 2006
Zwicky 7215 0.290 Dahle 2006
RX J1532.9+3021 0.345 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2104 0.153 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2111 0.229 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2111 0.229 Dahle 2006
Abell 2204 0.152 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2204 0.152 Dahle 2006
Abell 2219 0.226 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2219 0.226 Dahle 2006
RX J0437.1+0043 0.285 Dahle 2006
RX J0439.0+0715 0.230 Dahle 2006
RX J1720.1+2637 0.164 Dahle et al. 2002
RX J1720.1+2637 0.164 Dahle 2006
RX J2129.6+0005 0.235 Dahle et al. 2002
RX J2129.6+0005 0.235 Dahle 2006
Abell 0022 0.142 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 0085 0.055 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2537 0.295 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2552 0.300 Dahle 2006
Abell 2631 0.273 Dahle 2006
Abell 2261 0.224 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2261 0.224 Dahle 2006
Abell 2345 0.177 Dahle et al. 2002
Abell 2811 0.108 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1437 0.135 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1451 0.171 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1553 0.165 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1650 0.084 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1651 0.085 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 1664 0.128 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2029 0.077 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2029 0.077 Menard, Erben and Mellier 2003
Abell 2104 0.153 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2163 0.203 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2204 0.152 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 3695 0.089 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 3739 0.165 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2345 0.177 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2384 0.094 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2426 0.098 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 3856 0.138 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 3888 0.153 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 3984 0.181 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 2597 0.085 Cypriano et al. 2004
Abell 4010 0.095 Cypriano et al. 2004
LCDCS 057 0.473 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 110 0.579 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 130 0.704 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 172 0.697 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 173 0.749 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 188 0.456 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 198 0.960 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 252 0.550 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 275 0.807 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 340 0.480 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 430 0.424 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 504 0.794 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 531 0.636 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 541 0.541 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 567 0.465 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 634 0.483 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 849 0.588 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 853 0.763 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 925 0.520 Clowe et al. 2006a
LCDCS 952 0.496 Clowe et al. 2006a
Cl 0957+561 0.355 Dahle, Maddox and Lilje 1994
Cl 0957+561 0.355 Fischer et al. 1997
RX J1347.5-1145 0.451 Fischer and Tyson 1997
RX J1347.5-1145 0.451 Bradac et al. 2005
RX J1347.5-1145 0.451 Kling et al. 2005
1E 0657-558 0.296 Clowe et al. 2004
1E 0657-558 0.296 Clowe et al. 2006b
1E 0657-558 0.296 Bradac et al. 2006
Abell 1835 0.253 Clowe and Schneider 2002
Abell 1942 0.224 Erben et al. 2000
Abell 1942 0.224 Von der Linden et al. 2006
Abell 2204 0.152 Clowe and Schneider 2002
Abell 2219 0.226 Hoekstra et al. 2002
Abell 2744 0.308 Smail et al. 1997
Abell 2163 0.203 Squires et al. 1997
Abell 2390 0.228 Squires et al. 1996a
Abell 2390 0.228 Dahle 2006
Abell 2390 0.228 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 2390 0.228 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 2218 0.176 Squires et al. 1996b
Abell 2218 0.176 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 2218 0.176 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 2843 0.560 Smail et al. 1997
Abell 2218 0.176 Smail et al. 1997
Abell S910 0.311 Smail et al. 1997
Abell 3667 0.056 Joffre et al. 2000
Abell 1763 0.223 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 1835 0.253 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 2218 0.176 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 2219 0.226 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 2219 0.226 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 2219 0.226 Hoekstra 2007
MG 2016+112 1.004 Benitez et al. 1999
MG 2016+112 1.004 Clowe, Trentham and Tonry 2001
Cl 0016+1609 0.541 Smail et al. 1995
Cl 0016+1609 0.541 Clowe et al. 2000
Cl 0016+1609 0.541 Smail et al. 1997
Cl 0016+1609 0.541 Hoekstra 2007
MS 0451.6-0305 0.550 Clowe et al. 2000
MS 1054.4-0321 0.823 Clowe et al. 2000
MS 0906.5+1110 0.180 Hoekstra 2007
MS 1137.5+6624 0.782 Clowe et al. 2000
RX J1716.4+6708 0.813 Clowe et al. 2000
MS 2053.7-0449 0.583 Clowe et al. 2000
MS 2053.7-0449 0.583 Hoekstra et al. 2002
MS 1358.4+6245 0.328 Hoekstra et al. 1998
MS 1358.4+6245 0.328 Hoekstra 2007
MS 1054.4-0321 0.823 Luppino and Kaiser 1997
MS 1054.4-0321 0.823 Hoekstra et al. 2000
MS 1054.4-0321 0.823 Jee et al. 2005a
MS 1008.1-1224 0.301 Athreya et al. 2002
MS 1008.1-1224 0.301 Lombardi et al. 2000
Cl 1604+4304 0.897 Umetsu and Futamase 2000
Cl 1604+4304 0.897 Margoniner et al. 2005
Cl 1601+4253 0.539 Smail et al. 1997
RDCS 1252.9-2927 1.237 Lombardi et al. 2005
RX J0848.9+4452 1.261 Jee et al. 2006
RX J0848.6+4453 1.270 Jee et al. 2006
RX J0152.7-1357 0.831 Jee et al. 2005b
RX J0152.7-1357 0.831 Huo et al. 2004
MS 1224.7+2007 0.327 Fahlman et al. 1994
MS 1224.7+2007 0.327 Fischer 1999
MS 1224.7+2007 0.327 Hoekstra 2007
Zwicky 7160 0.258 Smail et al. 1995
Zwicky 7160 0.258 Hoekstra 2007
3C 324 1.206 Smail and Dickinson 1995
Cl 0413-6559 0.510 Smail et al. 1997
MS 0440.5+0204 0.190 Smail et al. 1997
Abell 0851 0.407 Smail et al. 1997
Abell 0851 0.407 Seitz et al. 1996
Abell 0222 0.213 Dietrich et al. 2005
Abell 0223 0.207 Dietrich et al. 2005
Abell 0209 0.206 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0267 0.231 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0383 0.187 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0383 0.187 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 0383 0.187 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0773 0.217 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0963 0.206 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0963 0.206 Bardeau et al. 2007
Abell 0963 0.206 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0901 0.170 Gray et al. 2002
Abell 0902 0.160 Gray et al. 2002
3C 295 0.460 Smail et al. 1997
3C 295 0.460 Wold et al. 2002
E 1821+643 0.297 Wold et al. 2002
3C 254 0.736 Wold et al. 2002
3C 334 0.555 Wold et al. 2002
3C 336 0.927 Bower and Smail 1997
3C 336 0.927 Fort et al. 1996
J105511.6-050416 0.680 Wittman et al. 2003
J234624.00+004358.8 0.333 Wittman et al. 2001
J1312.5+7252 0.550 Dahle et al. 2003
Abell 0068 0.255 Smith et al. 2005
Abell 0068 0.255 Hoekstra 2007
MS 1512.4+3647 0.372 Hoekstra 2007
MS 1621.5+2640 0.426 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0754 0.054 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 1750 0.086 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 2034 0.113 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
Abell 2142 0.091 Okabe and Umetsu 2007
MS 1231.3+1542 0.235 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0370 0.375 Hoekstra 2007
Abell 0478 0.088 Mahdavi et al. 2007
Abell 3338 0.210 Wittman et al. 2006

The list contains 147 clusters, with weak lensing measurements reported in 76 separate publications.

Comments welcome...

Any tips about publications that might be missing in this compilation would be particularly appreciated.

Håkon Dahle

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