Free Access

Fig. 7


Correlation graphics. a) log(LCO) vs. σv, b) log(LCO) vs. R and c) σv vs. R. Straight red lines: best fits to our data, using the Galactic exponents. The shadow area represent the uncertainties for individual data points. Black dot-dashed lines: galactic relations measured by Solomon et al. (1987). Green dashed lines: correlations for GMCs in the LMC from the MAGMA survey by Hughes et al. (2010). Blue dot-dashed lines: correlation for dwarf galaxies from Bolatto et al. (2008). Green crosses represent the molecular clouds identified in the MAGMA survey of the LMC by Wong et al. (2011).

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.