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J/AcA/49/521  OGLE LMC star clusters BVI photometry (Pietrzynski+, 1999)

The Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment. Catalog of star clusters from the Large Magellanic Cloud. Pietrzynski G., Udalski A., Kubiak M., Szymanski M., Wozniak P., Zebrun K. <Acta Astron., 49, 521 (1999)> =1999AcA....49..521P
ADC_Keywords: Magellanic Clouds ; Associations, stellar ; Photometry Keywords: Magellanic Clouds - galaxies: star clusters - catalogs - atlases Abstract: We present the catalog of star clusters found in the area of about 5.8 square degree in the central regions of the Large Magellanic Cloud. It contains data for 745 clusters. 126 of them are new objects. For each cluster equatorial coordinates, radius, approximate number of members and cross-identification are provided. Photometric data for all clusters presented in the catalog and Atlas consisting of finding charts and color-magnitude diagrams are available electronically from the OGLE Internet archive at URL: File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table3.dat 79 745 OGLE catalog of stars clusters in the LMC phot.dat 55 154220 BVI photometry
See also: I/221 : The Magellanic Catalogue of Stars - MACS (Tucholke+ 1996) J/AcA/49/223 : BVI photometry of OGLE LMC Cepheids (Udalski+, 1999) J/AcA/49/543 : OGLE LMC & SMC Cepheids VI photometry (Pietrzynski+ 1999) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 7 A7 --- Cluster Star cluster designation (LMCNNNN) 9- 10 I2 h RAh Right ascension (J2000) 12- 13 I2 min RAm Right ascension (J2000) 15- 19 F5.2 s RAs Right ascension (J2000) 21 A1 --- DE- Declination sign (J2000) 22- 23 I2 deg DEd Declination (J2000) 25- 26 I2 arcmin DEm Declination (J2000) 28- 31 F4.1 arcsec DEs Declination (J2000) 34- 41 A8 --- Field LMC_SC field designation 43- 45 I3 arcsec Rad Cluster radius 47- 48 I2 arcsec Radcore Cluster core radius 50- 53 I4 --- N Crude number of clusters members 55- 79 A25 --- Others Cross-identifications (1)
Note (1): Table 2: LMC catalogs -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Acro Bibcode Authors Entries Simbad Cat. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- H 1960ApJ...131..351H Hodge 2 [H60b] NN SL 1963IrAJ....6...74S Shapley & Linsday 145 [SL63] NNN HS 1966AJ.....71..363H Hodge & Sexton 108 [HS66] NNNA H80 1980AJ.....85..423H Hodge 2 [H80b] N-NN KMK88 1988AJ.....96.1625K Kontizas et al. 44 KMK88 NN H88 1988PASP..100.1051H Hodge 94 H88 NNN KMHK 1990A&AS...84..527K Kontizas et al. 74 KMHK NNNN VII/183 BRHT 1991A&AS...87..335B Bhatia et al. 26 BRHT NNa BCD 1992AJ....103.1859B Bica et al. 2 NAME BCD 1 BCDSP 1996ApJS..102...57B Bica et al. 1 BCDSP N ZHT 1997AJ....114.1002Z Zaritaky et al. 2 ZHT AN NN BSDL 1999AJ....117..238B Bica et al. 221 BSDL NNNN J/AJ/117/238 OGLE 1999AcA....49..521P This paper 126
Byte-by-byte Description of file: phot.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 7 A7 --- Cluster Star cluster designation (LMCNNNN) 9- 16 I8 --- DB Sequential number of star 18- 23 F6.3 mag Vmag ?=99.999 V magnitude 25- 30 F6.3 mag B-V ?=9.999 B-V colour index (1) 32- 37 F6.3 mag V-I ?=9.999 V-I colour index 39- 43 F5.3 mag e_Bmag ?=9.999 rms uncertainty on Bmag (1) 45- 49 F5.3 mag e_Vmag ?=9.999 rms uncertainty on Vmag 51- 55 F5.3 mag e_Imag ?=9.999 rms uncertainty on Imag
Note (1): Except for fields LMCSC1-LMCSC8 B-band photometry is not yet available. It will be updated and completed after the 1999/2000 LMC observing season.
History: Copied at In table3, for LMC0341, HS223 modified in HS223A on 20-Mar-2003
(End) James Marcout, Patricia Bauer [CDS] 07-Feb-2000
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