RAVEPUB_DR4.Distances_Binney

Description

Distance Calculations of J.Binney & al. for RAVE objects

The data can be accessed using the query interface or downloaded at Downloads. Please cite this data set using the unique digital object identifier doi:10.17876/rave/dr.4/004.

Columns

ColumnTypeUCDUnitDescription
RAVE_OBS_IDvarcharmeta.idUnique Identifier for RAVE objects, Observation Date, Fieldname, Fibernumber
OBJECTIDvarcharmeta.idObject identifier from used input catalogs Tycho, SuperCOSMOS, DENIS
Met_Bfloatphys.abund.Zdex[m/H]
e_Met_Bfloatphys.abund.ZdexError of [m/H]
agefloatarith
stat.error
Age estimation (log10(age))
e_agefloatstat.error
arith
error of age estimation e_(log10(age))
massfloatphys.massMsunMass
e_massfloatstat.error
phys.mass
MsunError of Mass
distfloatpos.distancekpcDistance (kpc)
e_distfloatstat.error
pos.distance
kpcError of Distance
Avfloatstat.error
phys.absorption
log_10(Av) optical extinction, see p4 ff, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 000, 1-8 (2012)
e_Avfloatstat.error
phys.absorption
error log_10(Av) optical extinction, see p4 ff, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 000, 1-8 (2012)
parallaxfloatpos.parallaxmasParallax
e_parallaxfloatstat.error
pos.parallax
mas
DistanceModulus_Binneyfloatphot.mag.distModmagDistance Modulus from Binney et al. 2014
eDistanceModulus_Binneyfloatphot.mag.distModmagError of distance Modulus from Binney et al. 2014
N_Gaussianintmeta.numberNumber of components required for multi-aussian distance modulus fit
GaussMean_1floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussSigma_1floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussFrac_1floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussMean_2floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussSigma_2floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussFrac_2floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussMean_3floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussSigma_3floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
GaussFrac_3floatstat.fit.paramProperty of multi-Gaussian distance modulus fit, see Section 9, eq. 5
CHISQ_Binneyfloatstat.fit.chi2chi square
FitFLAGintmeta.code.qualSee final paragraph 3 of Binney et al. (2014)