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III/226              Rotational Velocities of Stars     (Glebocki+ 2000)

The Catalogue of Stellar Projected Rotational Velocities Glebocki R., Gnacinski P., Stawikowski A. <Acta Astron., 50, 509 (2000)> =2000AcA....50..509G
ADC_Keywords: Rotational velocities Keywords: stars: rotation Description: The catalog is an up-to-date compilation of the observed projected rotational velocities, Vrot*sin(i), for about 12000 stars of all spectral types and luminosity classes; the bibliographical survey is complete up to November 2000. The catalog.dat file contains 17490 individual Vrot*sin(i) data, together with the errors and the methods of determinations. For users convenience Uesugi and Fukuda (CDS Cat/III/63) data are included in the main catalogue. Detailed description of error evaluation and categorisation of method of determination of Vrot*sin(i) values are given in Glebocki and Stawikowski (2000AcA....50..509G). The bibliographical references are provided in refs.dat file. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file catalog.dat 126 17490 Catalog of rotational velocities refs.dat 174 242 References
See also: III/30 : Stellar Rotational Velocities (Bernacca, Perinotto 1970-1973) Byte-by-byte Description of file: catalog.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 5 I5 --- Seq [1-17490]+ Sequential number 7- 23 A17 --- Name Star Name 25- 30 I6 --- HD ? HD catalog number 32- 34 A3 --- Bin Binarity note (1) 36- 39 I4 --- HR ? HR catalog number 41- 52 A12 --- DM DM catalog symbol 54- 59 I6 --- HIP ? Hipparcos number 61- 62 I2 h RAh ? Right Ascension J2000 (hours) 64- 67 F4.1 min RAm ? Right Ascension J2000 (minutes) 69 A1 --- DE- ? Declination J2000 (sign) 70- 71 I2 deg DEd ? Declination J2000 (degrees) 73- 76 F4.1 arcmin DEm ? Declination J2000 (minutes) 78- 82 F5.1 mag Vmag ? Magnitude in V filter (2) 84-100 A17 --- SpType Spectral Type 102-108 F7.2 km/s vsini Rotational Velocity 110-115 F6.2 km/s e_vsini ? Error on vsini 116-117 A2 --- n_vsini [':≤> ] Notes about vsini and its error (3) 119-122 A4 --- Method Method used for RotVel (4) 124-126 A3 --- r_vsini Reference detailed in refs.dat
Note (1): A=prim., B=sec., T=tertiary, C=cold, H=hot. For other designations see the referenced paper. Note (2): If V magnitude was not given in the Simbad Database, then the B filter magnitude was used. Note (3): The symbols <,≤,>,≥ denote that vsini is an upper or lower limit. Colon (:) indicates an uncertain value, double-colon (::) indicates very uncertain value. The apostrophe (') is used for estimation of error given for the whole analysed sample. Note (4): The symbols have the following meaning: FTLP = Fourier Transform of Line Profile, C-C = Cross-correlation technique, FWHM = Calibrated line width at half maximum, Conv = Convolution with calculated rotational broadening, LW = Comparison (eye) with standards, Ref = Special procedure: see the referenced paper.
Byte-by-byte Description of file: refs.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 A3 --- RefNo Reference Symbol 5- 23 A19 --- BibCode Bicode 25- 49 A25 --- Aut Author's name 51-174 A124 --- Com Comments
History: Small corrections in the "Binarity note" made on 12-Feb-2002
(End) Piotr Gnacinski [University of Gdansk] 28-Feb-2001
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