Besançon Double and Multiple Star Data Base (BDB) (1996)

This database is obsolete : Projet maintenant piloté par l'Institut d'Astronomie de l'Académie des Sciences de Russie (INASAN), (cf.
Data creator : Edouard Oblak [1] [2]
Data collector : Oleg Malkov [3]
[1] : Institut UTINAM (UMR 6213) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[2] : Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers - Terre, Homme, Environnement, Temps, Astronomie (UAR 3245) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[3] : Institut d'Astronomie de l'Académie des Sciences de Russie
Description :
The database was aimed at providing stellar data for all observational types of double and multiple stars.
This data base has been developped from 1996 to 2008 at Besançon Observatory.
The project is now managed by the Institute of Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Science (INASAN) - see
Discipline :
astronomy & astrophysics (sciences of the universe)

General metadata

Data acquisition date : from 1995 to 2004
Data acquisition methods :
  • Derived or compiled data :
    The database exhibits data coming from some well known binary star catalogs as well as some observational data, 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 : no update
Language : English (eng)
Formats : text/html
Audience : Research


Spatial coverage :

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

Spectral coverage :

Publications :
Versions :
Record created 4 Apr 2016 by Bernard Debray.
Last modification : 28 Feb 2017.
Local identifier: FR-18008901306731-2016-04-04.


dat@OSU is a sub-portal of dat@UBFC, a metadata catalogue for research data produced at UBFC.

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