The EROS-2 project has been designed to search for microlensing events towards any dense stellar field. The densest parts of the Galactic spiral arms have been monitored to maximize the microlensing signal expected from the stars of the Galactic disk...
4 pages, 3 Postscript figures, to be published in Astronomy & Astrophysics
4 pages, Latex, with 2 .ps accepted for publication astronomy and astrophysics Letters
19 pages, submitted to Astronomy and Astrophysics
14 pages, Latex, with 8 .ps accepted for publication in astronomy and astrophysics
The OGLE-II event sc5_2859 was previously identified as the third longest microlensing event ever observed. Additional photometric observations from the EROS (Experience de Recherche d'Objets Sombres) survey and spectroscopic observations of the cand...
LaTex File (using A&A macros) without figure. The Complete paper is available via WWW at http://www.lal.in2p3.fr/EROS/eros.html and via anon FTP at ftp://ftp.lal.in2p3.fr/pub/Eros/Papiers (see index files)