RAVE data releases

The RAVE collaboration has published 6 data releases. The 6th and final data release (DR6 or FDR) is based on 518387 observations of 451783 unique stars. Rave observations were taken between 12 April 2003 and 4 April 2013.

Important Policy Note: All publications making use of the RAVE data should refer to the respective Data Release papers (see policy details). Please also use the DOI given on the documentation pages when citing the data.

RAVE Data Release 6, the Final Data Release

Rave Data Release 5

RAVE Data Release 4

RAVE Data Release 3

RAVE Data Release 2

RAVE Data Release 1

Access to RAVE data with Query Interface

The RAVE database can be queried by entering SQL statements directly into the Query Form. If you haven’t done so, please register first via the Registration Form to get your own private database table space where the results of your queries will be stored.