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IV/25               HD identifications for Tycho-2 stars      (Fabricius+, 2002)

Henry Draper Catalogue identifications for Tycho-2 stars. Fabricius C, Makarov V V, Knude J., Wycoff G.L. <Astron. Astrophys. 386, 709 (2002)> =2002A&A...386..709F
ADC_Keywords: Cross identifications Keywords: stars: fundamental parameters - catalogs Abstract: We present identifications in the Tycho-2 Catalogue (I/259), for 99.8 per cent of the stars in the Henry Draper Catalogue (III/135) and for 96 per cent of the Henry Draper Extensions (III/135, III/182) File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file tyc2_hd.dat 34 353527 Catalog notes.dat 123 123 Individual notes
See also: I/259 : The Tycho-2 Catalogue (Hog+ 2000) I/276 : Tycho Double Star Catalogue (TDSC) (Fabricius+ 2002) III/135 : Henry Draper Catalogue and Extension (Cannon+ 1918-1924; ADC 1989) III/182 : HDE Charts: positions, proper motions (Nesterov+ 1995) Byte-by-byte Description of file: tyc2_hd.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 I4 --- TYC1 [1,9537]+= TYC1 from Tycho-2 6- 10 I5 --- TYC2 [1,12121] TYC2 from Tycho-2 12 I1 --- TYC3 [1,4] TYC3 from Tycho-2 13 A1 --- f_TYC [S] Set for stars in Tycho-2 Supplement#1 15- 20 I6 --- HD HD (Cat. III/135) identifier 22- 24 A3 --- SpType Spectral type from HD catalogue 26 I1 --- n_HD [1,2] number of HD stars for this Tyc2 star 28 I1 --- n_TYC [1,2] number of Tyc2 stars for this HD star 30 A1 --- TDSC [D] star in Tycho Double Star Catalogue 32 A1 --- Rem *[DEGMR*] Remarks flag from HD file 34 A1 --- Note [N] note exists in the notes.dat file
Note on Rem: the flag has the following meaning: D = Entry deleted (compared to the printed catalog) E = Image at edge of plate G = Position and BD number taken directly from AGK1 and precessed to 1900 M = Multiple images used R = Remark in the published catalog * = Spectral type refers a cluster, nebula or nebulous star
Byte-by-byte Description of file: notes.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 6 I6 --- HD HD number 8-123 A116 --- Text Text of the note
Acknowledgements: Claus Fabricius Errata: The file "errata.htx" contains the various errata which have been communicated to the CDS.
(End) Patricia Bauer [CDS] 01-Mar-2002
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