Table information for 'lspm.main'


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Resource Description: The LSPM catalog is a comprehensive list of 61,977 stars north of the J2000 celestial equator that have proper motions larger than 0.15"/yr (local-background-stars frame). Positions are given with an accuracy of <~100 mas at the 2000.0 epoch, and absolute proper motions are given with an accuracy of ~8 mas/yr. The catalog is estimated to be over 99% complete at high Galactic latitudes (|b|>15{deg}) and over 90% complete at low Galactic latitudes (|b|>15{deg}), down to a magnitude.

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To cite the table as such, we suggest the following BibTeX entry:

  title={The Lepine-Shara Catalog of High Proper Motion Stars},
  author={Lepine, S. and Shara, M.M.},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {GAVO} Data Center}


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NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
id Id LSPM star name N/A;meta.main
raj2000 RA (J2000) Right Ascension (J2000, Ep=J2000) deg pos.eq.ra;meta.main
dej2000 Dec (J2000) Declination (J2000, Ep=J2000) deg pos.eq.dec;meta.main
pm PM total Total Proper Motion deg/yr
pmRA PM RA Proper Motion in Right Ascension deg/yr;pos.eq.ra
pmDE PM Dec Proper Motion in Declination deg/yr;pos.eq.ra
Aflag Src Astrometry source [Note 1] N/A meta.ref
Bmag m(B) Optical B magnitude [Note 2] mag phot.mag;em.opt.B
Vmag m(V) Optical V magnitude [Note 2] mag phot.mag;em.opt.V
BJmag m(IIIaJ) Photographic Blue (IIIaJ) magnitude [Note 3] mag phot.mag;em.opt.B
RFmag m(IIIaF) Photographic Red (IIIaF) magnitude [Note 3] mag phot.mag;em.opt.R
INmag m(IVN) Photographic Infrared (IVN) magnitude [Note 3] mag phot.mag;em.opt.R
Jmag m(J) 2MASS J magnitude mag phot.mag;
Hmag m(H) 2MASS H magnitude mag phot.mag;
Kmag m(K_s) 2MASS K_s magnitude mag phot.mag;
Vmag_e est. m(V) Estimated V mag [Note 4] mag phot.mag;em.opt.V

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