They include Simbad (an object database), VizieR (an astronomical catalog
service), and Aladin (an excellent sky atlas).
The Rose Center team, in turn, working closely with NCSA, compiled the extensive set of databases--virtually every astronomical catalog
having 3-D positional information.
The first Palomar Sky Survey as an on-line database -- is this the astronomical catalog
The questionable transliteration of the name most astronomical catalogs
use is Dzimselejsvili, thus the clusters are abbreviated Dolidze-Dzim or simply DoDz.
Ed., ADC Selected Astronomical Catalogs
, 1991, Vol.
Browse the image gallery or order a CD-ROM of astronomical catalogs
popular astronomical catalogs
built in, as well as many specialized
As comprehensive as the astronomical catalogs
used by software are, no database is totally accurate or complete.
My colleagues and I therefore developed our own system to offer several hundred astronomical catalogs
and more than 100,000 abstracts (summaries of research papers with overviews of the observations and results).
It began with online astronomical catalogs
and led through CD-ROMs, spreadsheets, downloads and uploads, paper and disk publishing, e-mail among new friends and old, online chats, CCDs, and image processing.
University of Oregon ftp://bovine.uoregon.edu/pub CCD images, spectra, astronomical catalogs