distances_binney (ravedr4.distances_binney)

The table has 387930 rows, 28 columns.

Description

The page describes the columns and properties of the table with distances (J. Binney, 2014).

Attribution

Funding for RAVE (www.rave-survey.org) has been provided by institutions of the RAVE participants and by their national funding agencies.

Columns

Name Type UCD Unit Description
rave_obs_id char meta.id Unique Identifier for RAVE objects, Observation Date, Fieldname, Fibernumber
objectid char meta.id Object identifier from used input catalogs Tycho, SuperCOSMOS, DENIS
met_b float phys.abund.Z dex [m/H]
e_met_b float phys.abund.Z dex Error of [m/H]
age float arith
stat.error
Age estimation (log10(age))
e_age float stat.error
arith
error of age estimation e_(log10(age))
mass float phys.mass Msun Mass
e_mass float stat.error
phys.mass
Msun Error of Mass
dist float pos.distance kpc Distance (kpc)
e_dist float stat.error
pos.distance
kpc Error of Distance
av float stat.error
phys.absorption
log_10(Av) optical extinction, see p4 ff, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 000, 1-8 (2012)
e_av float stat.error
phys.absorption
error log_10(Av) optical extinction, see p4 ff, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 000, 1-8 (2012)
parallax float pos.parallax mas Parallax
e_parallax float stat.error
pos.parallax
mas
distancemodulus_binney float phot.mag.distMod mag Distance Modulus from Binney et al. 2014
edistancemodulus_binney float phot.mag.distMod mag Error of distance Modulus from Binney et al. 2014
n_gaussian int meta.number Number of components required for multi-aussian distance modulus fit
gaussmean_1 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gausssigma_1 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gaussfrac_1 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gaussmean_2 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gausssigma_2 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gaussfrac_2 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gaussmean_3 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gausssigma_3 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
gaussfrac_3 float stat.fit.param Property of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
chisq_binney float stat.fit.chi2 chi square
fitflag int