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The Hipparcos data access software provides tools to interrogate and display the Hipparcos data including statistics to the details of individual stars. It also provides access to large sets of ground-based photometric and spectroscopic data, where the Hipparcos information on (in particular) parallaxes can give insight into color-index dependencies. Relevant calibration data are also made available.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Fundamentals
= Night Sky
- Stars
= Spectral Types
- Upper Undergraduate
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
- Dataset
= Database
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- Learners
- application/java
- text/html
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© 2007 European Space Agency
Hipparcos, Tycho, magnitude
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created August 4, 2007 by Jim Hamm
Record Updated:
October 29, 2021 by Lyle Barbato
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July 18, 2007
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