Accession Number : AD0761008

Title :   Frequency of Star Eliminations in the Meridian Catalogues Constitutive of the Melchior-Dejaiffe ILS Stars Catalogue,

Corporate Author : BELGIAN ROYAL OBSERVATORY UCCLE

Personal Author(s) : DeJaiffe,R. J.

Report Date : 30 AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : In this statistical qualitative study 106 of the 463 meridian catalogues used for the Melchior-Dejaiffe system of ILS stars declinations and proper motions are involved. The improved system for original data homogeneization and the adopted calculation procedures are described. Table 4 presents the principal results of this study from which the indisputable quality of some catalogues is thrown into relief.

Descriptors :   (*STARS, ASTRONOMY), CORRECTIONS, POSITION FINDING, MOTION

Subject Categories : Astronomy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE