Tycho Catalogue

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A catalogue published in 1997 containing positions and two-colour photometry of 1 058 332 stars, compiled from observations made by the star-mapping instrument on the Hipparcos satellite. In 2000 the improved Tycho-2 Catalogue was issued, based on a re-analysis of the original star-mapper data, giving positions, motions, brightness, and colours of 2 539 913 stars down to magnitude 12.5.

http://cdsarc.u-strasbg.fr/viz-bin/Cat?I/259 Detailed description and full catalogue downloadable from the CDS.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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