Classical star catalogs

This section of library contains information about "classic" Star Catalogs.

The work is carried out with partial support of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (in particular, the project 00-02-16282) and RedShift project of Maris Multimedia.

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Currently, a significant part of the section's content is in the process of revision (cross-identification and addition of astrometric coordinates). The appearance of the section and its content could be changed at any time.

V.V. Nesterov. Astrometrical catalog HD.

For a Henry Draper Catalog  272149 stars have received a total of 531,211 identifications in 7 сatalogs:
270456 - in Astrographic Catalogue ( "Carte du Ciel", 4M),
251943 - in Guide Stars Catalog (GSC),
8352 - in Catalog PPM,
23 - in GCVS,
12 - in HIC,
2 - in BS and
2 - in Luyten.
420 stars have some conditional coordinates and their investigation are continuing.
Since the catalog is in the process of refinement and further verification, please ask for its version by e-mail.

V.V. Nesterov et al.  HDEC: a catalogue of accurate positions, proper motions, magnitudes and spectral types of 86933 stars

To be completed.
Published version.
A file with information on the components of 1788 of multiple systems in catalog HDEC (3681 component, or a combination thereof, with 4054 recording).

A.P. Gulyaev, N.T. Ashimbaeva. ACVS: astrometric catalog of variable stars.

Abstract of published article  (in the Soviet Astronomy = Astronomicheskiy Zhurnal).
Article in SAI Transactions (Trudi Gaish, 2004, V.70, P.287).
A file with information about 21971 variable stars.
Data format.

Four millionth star сatalog (4M).

Identification of stars on the plates of Cartes du Ciel: the statistics of distances between stars, luminosity function in selected declination zones.
Article in 68 volume of SAI Transactions  (PDF file 987 KB).