Infrared Values (ravedr6.dr6_irfm)

The table has 517055 rows, 6 columns.


dr6_irfm is a table of stellar atmospheric parameters as derived by pipeline IRFM


Funding for Rave has been provided by: the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP); the Australian Astronomical Observatory; the Australian National University; the Australian Research Council; the French National Research Agency; the German Research Foundation (SPP 1177 and SFB 881); the European Research Council (ERC-StG 240271 Galactica); the Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica at Padova; The Johns Hopkins University; the National Science Foundation of the USA (AST-0908326); the W. M. Keck foundation; the Macquarie University; the Netherlands Research School for Astronomy; the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada; the Slovenian Research Agency; the Swiss National Science Foundation; the Science & Technology FacilitiesCouncil of the UK; Opticon; Strasbourg Observatory; and the Universities of Basel, Groningen, Heidelberg and Sydney. This work has made use of data from the European Space Agency (ESA) mission Gaia(, processed by the GaiaData Processing and Analysis Consortium (DPAC, Funding for the DPAC has been provided by national institutions, in particular the institutions participating in the Gaia Multilateral Agreement.


Name Type UCD Unit Description
rave_obs_id char Unique Identifier for RAVE objects, Observation Date, Fieldname, Fibernumber
teff_irfm double phys.temperature.effective K Effective temperature from infrared flux method
teff_error_irfm double stat.error
K Error of effective temperature from infrared flux method
rad_irfm double phys.angSize mas Angular diameter from infrared flux method
rad_error_irfm double stat.error
mas Error of angular diameter from infrared flux method
method_irfm char meta.flag Indicator of the method for deriving the given values