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V/88                 Averaged [Fe/H] for Cool Dwarfs       (Taylor, 1995)

Analyses of Archival Data for Cool Dwarfs. V. an Annotated Catalog of Averaged Values of [Fe/H] Taylor B.J. <PASP, 106, 704 (1994)> =1994PASP..106..704T Analyses of Archival Data for Cool Dwarfs. VI. The 1993 Versions of the Temperature and [Fe/H] Catalogs Taylor B.J. <PASP, 107, 734 (1995)> =1995PASP..107..734T
ADC_Keywords: Abundances, [Fe/H]; Stars, dwarfs; Stars, late-type Abstract: This file contains mean values of [Fe/H] (with rms errors) for 495 F-K stars which are on or near the main sequence. Literature references are given for the contributing values of [Fe/H]. Introduction: In addition to Papers V and VI, this catalog draws on a review paper by the author on the SMR problem. If a star of interest for that problem appears without a value of [Fe/H] in Paper V, it is listed in the review paper and is also listed here with a designation "V." For all but two of these stars, mean values of [Fe/H] are given here. For the exceptions (HD 3765, HD 32147), low-resolution data suggest that [Fe/H] is substantially higher than published high-resolution results indicate (see the review paper). File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file fehd.dat 78 497 The [Fe/H] catalog refs.dat 80 136 Reference numbers, literature sources program.for 77 407 *User program to apply to the catalog
Note on program.for: The file program.for contains an introduction explaining its use. A few changes to this document have been made by Nancy G. Roman [ADC/SSDOO]
Byte-by-byte Description of file: fehd.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 2 A2 --- prefix "vB" for Hyades stars, "Tr" for Coma stars 3 A1 --- BD-CD [ ±] "+" or "-" for BD stars, blank otherwise 4- 9 I6 --- BD/HD Catalog number (HD if no other labeling) 10 A1 --- m_BD/HD *Binary component or other note 11 I1 --- com *?Comment number (see "comment.dat") 12 A1 --- W "W" for number in Woolley et al. 1970 catalog 13- 16 A4 --- HR/W HR number or Woolley et al. catalog number 17- 23 F7.3 [Sun] [Fe/H] Mean value of [Fe/H] in dex 24- 29 F6.3 [Sun] e_[Fe/H] Standard deviation [Fe/H] in dex 30- 34 F5.1 --- nu Degrees of freedom for standard deviation 35- 38 I4 --- Nref Number of references (max = 10) 39- 78 A40 --- Refs Reference numbers (see file "refs.dat"), as 10(1X,I3)
Note on com: 1 The D index is smaller than predicted from [Fe/H] (see 19941994PASP..106..600T) 2 [Fe/H] may be below the catalog limit (see 1994PASP..106..590T) 3 See reference 221 for an alternative value of [Fe/H] 4 A reference 221 datum is included (compare refs. 221 and 570 for HD 155885/6) Note on m_BD/HD: For binaries: "A" if primary, "B" if secondary. For single stars: "V" denotes VSL star or possible SMR star, and "C" denotes a comment
Byte-by-byte Description of file: refs.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 3 I3 --- RefNo Reference number (see file "fehd.dat") 5 I1 --- Nl ? If reference requires more than 1 line, this byte contains the total number of lines for the reference. 6- 80 A75 --- Text Literature reference in "PASP" style -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If there are comments or questions, please contact: Benjamin J. Taylor Physics and Astronomy Department, ESC Tel.: 801-378-2233 Brigham Young University FAX: 801-378-2265 Provo, UT 84602

(End) B.J. Taylor [Brigham Young U.] and N.G. Roman [ADC] 28-Jun-1995
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

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