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I/244A              OGLE General Catalog of Stars. I.   (Szymanski+ 1996)

The Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment (OGLE). The General Catalog of Stars in the Galactic Bulge. I. Stars in the Central Baade's Window OGLE Field BWC. Szymanski M, Udalski A., Kubiak M., Kaluzny J., Mateo M., Krzeminski W. <Acta Astron. 46, 1 (1996)> =1996AcA....46....1S
ADC_Keywords: Stars, faint ; Positional data ; Photometry, CCD Keywords: Catalogs - Stars: general Abstract: This paper present the first part of the Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment (OGLE) General Catalog of Stars in the Galactic Bulge. The catalog is based on observations collected during the OGLE microlensing search. This part contains 33196 stars brighter than I=18mag identified in the Baade's Window BWC field. Stars from remaining 20 OGLE fields will be presented in similar form in the next parts of the Catalog. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file bwc.dat 80 33196 Baade's Window Catalog data
See also: II/213 : OGLE Galactic Bulge periodic variables (Udalski+ 1996) J/A+AS/125/343 : OGLE RR Lyr stars in omega Cen (Kaluzny+ 1997) J/A+AS/112/407 : OGLE variables in Sculptor dwarf galaxy (Kaluzny+, 1995) J/AcA/46/389 : OGLE miscellaneous variable stars (Olech 1996) J/AcA/48/147 : OGLE SMC BVI photometry (Udalski+ 1998) J/AcA/48/175 : OGLE LMC clusters (Pietrzynski+ 1998) J/AcA/48/289 : OGLE-I long-period & non-periodic variables (Zebrun 1998) Byte-by-byte Description of file: bwc.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 A3 --- --- [BWC] 5- 9 I5 --- OGLE-BWC [1,33196]+ Star number 11- 12 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000) 13 A1 --- --- [:] 14- 15 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000) 16 A1 --- --- [:] 17- 21 F5.2 s RAs [0/60] Right ascension (J2000) 23 A1 --- DE- Declination sign 24- 25 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000) 26 A1 --- --- [:] 27- 28 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000) 29 A1 --- --- [:] 30- 33 F4.1 arcsec DEs [0/60] Declination (J2000) 35- 40 F6.3 mag Imag I mean magnitude 42- 46 F5.3 mag SigI Standard deviation of good I band measurements 48- 52 F5.3 mag e_Imag rms uncertainty on Imag of a single good measurement 54- 58 F5.2 mag V-I ? V-I colour index estimate, if available 60- 62 I3 --- o_Imag Number of good photometry points 64- 80 A17 --- Rem Remarks, including references to the OGLE catalog of Periodic Variables and microlensing candidates
History: Copied in April 1997 from ftp://sirius.astrouw.edu.pl/ogle//general_catalog/bwc.cat * 20-Jan-2004: the version 'A' includes the new method for the X,Y->RA/Dec transformation introduced in OGLE-II, and re-applied to OGLE-I catalogs. The typical change in coordinates is 0.2 arcsec with a maximal value of 1 arcsec.
(End) Patricia Bauer, Francois Ochsenbein [CDS] 25-Apr-1997
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