We present the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array detection of the [O iii] 88 μm line and rest-frame 90 μm dust continuum emission in a Y-dropout Lyman break galaxy (LBG), MACS0416-Y1 lying behind the Frontier Field cluster MACS J0416.1-2403. This [O iii] detection confirms the LBG with a spectroscopic redshift of z = 8.3118 ± 0.0003, making this object one of the farthest galaxies ever identified spectroscopically. The observed 850 μm flux density of 137 ± 26 μJy corresponds to a de-lensed total infrared (IR) luminosity of if assuming a dust temperature of T dust = 50 K and an emissivity index of β = 1.5, yielding a large dust mass of . The ultraviolet-to-far-IR spectral energy distribution modeling where the [O iii] emissivity model is incorporated suggests the presence of a young (τ age ≈ 4 Myr), star-forming ( yr -1 ), moderately metal-polluted (Z ≈ 0.2Z o ) stellar component with a mass of M star = 3 ×10 8 M o . An analytic dust mass evolution model with a single episode of star formation does not reproduce the metallicity and dust mass in τ age ≈ 4 Myr, suggesting a pre-existing evolved stellar component with M star ∼ 3 ×10 9 M and τ age ∼ 0.3 Gyr as the origin of the dust mass.
|出版ステータス||Published - 2019 3月 20|
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