The General Catalogue of Photometric Data

by J.-C. Mermilliod, B. Hauck, M. Mermilliod

(University of Lausanne, Switzerland)

Version française

Belorussian translation (Bohdan Zograf)

WHAT'S NEW
Current status (Dec. 2007)
of the data collections and recent improvements.

DATABASE
The GCPD is a comprehensive database
of photometric data for more than 80 systems, and their references.

ADDED VALUE
Systematic quality controls
Uniform system of identification
Weighted mean values for the UBV and uvby systems

WWW ACCESS

Form to query the General Index
Form to query any photometric catalogue
Form to query the bibliographic reference files

Read the explanations on how to use each form.

CATALOGUES
Several of our catalogues are distributed by the CDS.

BIBLIOGRAPHY
This server also provides various kinds of information and bibliography.

SITE ROAD MAP
Table of contents down to a four level depth

RELATED DATABASES
AstroWeb
The Star*s Family
Double Stars Library
NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
Database for stars in open clusters (WEBDA)
Asiago Database on Photometric Systems (ADPS)
CDS/ESRIN service for astronomical catalogues (VizieR)

OTHER LINKS
IAUL
Geneva Observatory
Faculty of Sciences, University of Lausanne

REFERENCE
We would appreciate that you mention the use of the database in your papers if it has been useful.
A description has been published in the Astronomy and Astrophysics Supplement Series
(1997, A&AS 124, 349) and this is the official reference.
Postscript version of this article

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
The logo GCPD has been realised with the 3D Font Ray Tracing Service
The backround is one of Julianne's background textures
The green lines are Celine's original gifs


Jean-Claude.Mermilliod@obs.unige.ch
Last update: 22 October 2000