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J/AN/326/321  Absolute magnitudes for late-type dwarfs    (Bilir+, 2005)

Absolute magnitudes for late-type dwarf stars for Sloan photometry. Bilir S., Karaali S., Tuncel S. <Astronomische Nachrichten, 326, 321-331 (2005)> =2005AN....326..321B
ADC_Keywords: Stars, late-type ; Photometry, ugriz ; Photometry, UBVRI ; Photometry, Cousins ; Magnitudes, absolute Keywords: techniques: Sloan photometry - stars: distances - stars: luminosity function Abstract: We present a new formula for absolute magnitude determination for late-type dwarf stars as a function of (g-r) and (r-i) for Sloan photometry (as defined by Abazajian et al., 2003AJ....126.2081A). The absolute magnitudes estimated by this approach are brighter than those estimated by colour-magnitude diagrams, and they reduce the luminosity function rather close to the luminosity function of Hipparcos. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 144 307 Sloan and UBV data for standard stars
See also: II/183 : UBVRI Photometric Standards (Landolt 1992) http://www.sdss.org/ : the SDSS home page Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 12 A12 --- Name Star name 14- 15 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000.0) 17- 18 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000.0) 20- 21 I2 s RAs Right ascension (J2000.0) 23 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (J2000.0) 24- 25 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000.0) 27- 28 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000.0) 30- 31 I2 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000.0) 33- 38 F6.3 mag gmag g magnitude 40- 44 F5.3 mag e_gmag mean error of g magnitude 46- 50 F5.3 mag u-g u-g colour 52- 56 F5.3 mag e_u-g mean error of u-g colour 58- 63 F6.3 mag g-r g-r colour 65- 69 F5.3 mag e_g-r mean error of g-r colour 71- 76 F6.3 mag r-i r-i colour 78- 82 F5.3 mag e_r-i mean error of r-i colour 84- 89 F6.3 mag Vmag V magnitude 91- 95 F5.3 mag e_Vmag ? mean error of V magnitude 97-102 F6.3 mag U-B U-B colour 104-108 F5.3 mag e_U-B ? mean error of U-B colour 110-115 F6.3 mag B-V B-V colour 117-121 F5.3 mag e_B-V ? mean error of B-V colour 123-128 F6.3 mag Rc-Ic Cousins R-I colour 130-134 F5.3 mag e_Rc-Ic ? mean error of Rc-Ic colour 136 I1 --- r_Name [1/2] References for standard star (1)
Note (1): References for standard star as follows: 1 = Smith et al. (2002AJ....123.2121S) 2 = Cambridge Astronomical Institute, http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/~wfcsur/
Acknowledgements: Selcuk Bilir, selcukbilir71(at)hotmail.com
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 15-Jul-2005
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