Classical star catalogs
This section of library contains information about "classic" Star
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Currently, a significant part of the section's content is
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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
• 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.
• 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
(in the Soviet Astronomy = Astronomicheskiy Zhurnal).
• Article in SAI Transactions
(Trudi Gaish, 2004, V.70, P.287).
• A file with information about 21971
• 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
Article in 68 volume of SAI Transactions
(PDF file 987 KB).