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FK5: Astrometric Catalogue

Contents

Table name: 	fk5
Records:   	1535
Spectral Band: 	OPT
Kind of Object: Star
Mode: 		Astrometry,Proper Motion
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Coordinates: 	J2000

Reference

Fields


Name	Type	Meaning

fk5	i	Catalogue number, identical with FK3 and FK4
dm	c	Durchmusterung star number
vmag	i	Visual magnitude
n_mag	i	V for variable star, brighter magnitude listed;
		v for variable star (amplitude >= 0.3)
sp	c	Spectral type
ra	i	J2000 (FK5) Right ascension, epoch J2000
dec	i	J2000 (FK5) Declination, epoch J2000
pma	f	Annual proper motion (mu )(alp) (arcsec/yr) in J2000
pmd	f	Annual proper motion (mu )(del) (arcsec/yr) in J2000
e_ra	f	Mean error in ra (mas)
e_de	f	Mean error in dec (mas)
e_pma	f	Mean error on (mu )(alp) (10-4"=yr)
e_pmd	f	Mean error on (mu )(del) (10-4"=yr)
rab	i	B1950 (FK5) Right ascension, epoch B1950
decb	i	B1950 (FK5) Declination, epoch B1950
pmab	f	Annual proper motion (mu )(alp) (arcsec/yr) in B1950
pmdb	f	Annual proper motion (mu )(del) (arcsec/yr) in B1950
epa	f	Mean epoch of the observed right ascensions, offset 1900
epd	f	Mean epoch of the observed declinations, offset 1900 

Computed Fields

_lii	I	Galactic Longitude
_bii	I	Galactic Latitude