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Table 1. Survey properties.

From: Infrared composition of the Large Magellanic Cloud

Properties N3 S7 S11 L15 L24
Channel NIR MIR-S MIR-S MIR-L MIR-L
Reference wavelength [μm] 3.2 7.0 11.0 15.0 24.0
10 σ detection limit [mag] 16.8 13.4 11.5 9.9 8.5
Saturation limit [mJy] 250 1800 1800 2500 23000
Saturation limit [mag]a 7.8 4.0 3.3 2.0 -1.1
Zero magnitude limitsb 343.34 74.956 38.258 16.034 8.0459
90% completeness limits [mag] 14.6 13.4 12.6 10.7 9.3
Number of detected sources (Ita et al., 2008) > 5.9 × 105 > 8.8 × 104 > 6.4 × 104 > 2.8 × 104 > 1.5 × 104
Number of sources in RC1 –Archive > 8.7 × 105 > 18.7 × 104 > 14.7 × 104 > 11.1 × 104 > 16.1 × 104
Number of sources in RC1 –Catalog > 7.5 × 105 > 10.6 × 104 > 6.4 × 104 > 2.8 × 104 > 0.77 × 104
  1. a Numbers are taken from ASTRO-F Observer’s Manual version 3.2.2.
  2. bTanabé et al. (2008).