UKIDSS

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UKIDSSUkirt Infrared Deep Sky Survey (astronomical survey)
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The methane dwarf was identified in the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS) as part of a project to identify the coolest objects in the galaxy.
Ben Burningham of the University of Hertfordshire as part of a dedicated search for cool brown dwarfs in the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS).
Burningham soon noticed that a previously observed brighter star (SDSS 1416+13A) that appears close by in the UKIDSS discovery image, was also a brown dwarf.