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Tycho-2 Supplemental Stars 1 & 2 for TheSkyX

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Tycho-2 Supplemental Stars 1 & 2 for TheSkyX

This SDB contains additional stars from the Tycho-2 catalog that are not distributed with TheSkyX. The source is the on-line astronomical resource VizieR 

I/259/suppl_1 - The Tycho-2 supplement-1 (17588 rows)
I/259/suppl_2 - The Tycho-2 supplement-2 (1146 rows)

To Install:

  1. Download and unzip the files in this archive into the SDBs folder of TheSkyX's Application Support Files folder.
  2. From TheSkyX, click the Database Manager command from the Input menu.
  3. Expand Sky Databases, then My Sky Databases and turn on the appropriate checkbox for this SDB.

The Tycho-2 Supplemental 1 and Supplemental 2 stars combined into a single SDB with a total of 18,734 stars . There is only one download required.

Edit>TYC-2 {star ID}

Example: Edit>Find TYC-2 580 

You can also use the "Advanced" tab on the Object information window then expand the SDB "Tycho-2 Supplemental Stars 1 & 2" found under Sky Databases (SDBs). Make you have enabled the SDB first under Input>Database Manager>My Databases.

Please use for further support or questions.


VizieR Astronomical Server

Date: 2017-12-13T22:27:38 [V1.99+ (14-Oct-2013)]
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