Access to Astronomical Catalogues

← Click to display the menu
J/MNRAS/459/4343  Edinburgh-Cape Blue Object Survey. Zones 4-6 (Kilkenny+, 2016)

The Edinburgh-Cape Blue Object Survey. V. The end: Partial Zones 4-6: Galactic latitudes -50deg > b > -90deg. Kilkenny D., Worters H.L., O'Donoghue D., Koen C., Koen T., Hambly N., MacGillivray H., Stobie R.S. <Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 459, 4343-4352 (2016)> =2016MNRAS.459.4343K (SIMBAD/NED BibCode)
ADC_Keywords: Blue objects; Surveys; Photometry, UBV Keywords: surveys - stars: early-type - stars: horizontal branch - subdwarfs - white dwarfs - quasars: general Abstract: Results for the remaining zones of the Edinburgh-Cape (EC) Blue Object survey are presented. These are incomplete, but lie in that part of the South Galactic Cap between 50deg and 90deg from the Galactic plane and south of about -12.3° of declination. This part of the survey comprises 79 UK Schmidt Telescope fields covering about 2150deg2, in which we find 536 blue objects - including hot subdwarfs (∼33 per cent), white dwarfs (∼30 per cent), binaries (∼12 per cent), cataclysmic variables (∼1.5 per cent) and some 'star-like' galaxies (∼12 per cent). A further 254 stars observed in the survey, mainly low-metallicity F- and G-type stars, are also listed. Low-dispersion spectroscopic classification is given for all the hot objects and UBV photometry for most of them. Either spectroscopy or photometry is listed for the cooler types. Description: The spectroscopic and photometric results from Zones 4-6 of the EC Survey are given in Tables 3 and 4; Table 3 lists the hot objects and Table 4 the cooler objects. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 109 566 Hot objects in Zones 4-6 of the EC survey table4.dat 109 263 Late-type stars in Zones 4-6 of the EC survey
See also: J/MNRAS/287/867 : Edinburgh-Cape Blue Object Survey. Zone 1. (Kilkenny+ 1997) J/MNRAS/431/240 : Edinburgh-Cape Blue Object Survey. III. (O'Donoghue+, 2013) J/MNRAS/453/1879 : EC Blue Object survey. -40°>b>-50° (Kilkenny+, 2015) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat table4.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 11 A11 --- EC EC name (HHMMm+DDMMA) 13- 14 I2 h RAh Right ascension (B1950) 16- 17 I2 min RAm Right ascension (B1950) 19- 23 F5.2 s RAs Right ascension (B1950) 24 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (B1950) 25- 26 I2 deg DEd Declination (B1950) 28- 29 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (B1950) 31- 32 I2 arcsec DEs Declination (B1950) 34- 43 A10 "date" Obs.date Observation date 45 A1 --- l_Vmag [~] Limit flag on Vmag 46- 50 F5.2 mag Vmag ? V magnitude 51 A1 --- u_Vmag Uncertainty flag on Vmag 53- 57 F5.2 mag B-V ? B-V colour index 58 A1 --- u_B-V Uncertainty flag on B-V 60- 64 F5.2 mag U-B ? U-B colour index 65 A1 --- u_U-B Uncertainty flag on U-B 67- 77 A11 --- SpType Spectral Type 79-109 A31 --- Com Comments
History: From electronic version of the journal References: Stobie et al., Paper I 1997MNRAS.287..848S Kilkenny et al., Paper II 1997MNRAS.287..867K, Cat. J/MNRAS/287/867 O'Donoghue et al., Paper III 2013MNRAS.431..240O, Cat. J/MNRAS/431/240 Kilkenny et al., Paper IV 2015MNRAS.453.1879K, Cat. J/MNRAS/453/1879
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 25-Aug-2017
The document above follows the rules of the Standard Description for Astronomical Catalogues.From this documentation it is possible to generate f77 program to load files into arrays or line by line

catalogue service

© UDS/CNRS

Contact