BDB - Binary star DataBase (2013)

Data creator : Oleg Malkov [1]
[1] : Institut d'Astronomie de l'Académie des Sciences de Russie
[2] : Moscow State University
[3] : Institut UTINAM (UMR 6213) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[4] : Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers - Terre, Homme, Environnement, Temps, Astronomie (UAR 3245) (Université de Franche-Comté)
Description :
The Binary star DataBase (BDB) is the database of binary/multiple stellar systems of various observational types. BDB contains data on physical and positional parameters of 260,000 components of 120,000 stellar systems of multiplicity 2 to more than 20, taken from a large variety of published catalogues and databases.
Discipline :
astronomy & astrophysics (sciences of the universe)

General metadata

Data acquisition date : from 2011 ongoing
Data acquisition methods :
  • Derived or compiled data :
    The database compiles data issued taken from a large variety of published catalogues and databases cross-referenced together.

    La base données offre l'accès à des données issues de catalogues d'étoiles doubles et multiples ainsi que de données observationnelles, cross-référencées entre elles
Update periodicity : continually
Language : English (eng)
Formats : text/html, text/plain
Audience : Middle school Education, Community College, University: licence, University: master, Research, Informal Education, Amateur


Spatial coverage :

  • AllSky: right ascension 0h, declination between 90° N and 90° S

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Record created 9 Dec 2016 by Bernard Debray.
Last modification : 12 Dec 2016.
Local identifier: FR-18008901306731-2016-12-09-03.


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Terms of use
Université de Bourgogne, Université de Franche-Comté, UTBM, AgroSup Dijon, ENSMM, BSB, Arts des Metiers