The Photometric Systems



Main Systems

01 : UBV
Johnson & Morgan (1953)
04 : uvby
Strömgren & Perry (1965)
13 : Geneva 7-color
Golay (1972)
11 : Walraven
Walraven & Walraven (1960)
21 : Vilnius
Kararas et al. (1968)
78 : WBVR
Kornilov et al. (1991)
12 : DDO
McClure & van den Bergh (1968)
45 : Washington
Canterna (1976)
54 : RI Cousins
Cousins (1980)
19 : RI Kron
Kron & Smith (1951)
17 : RI Eggen
Eggen (1965)
08 : UBVRI
Mendoza (1963)
09 : IJHKLMN
Mendoza (1963)
02 : UBV Cape
Arp (1958)
14 : UBV Eggen
Eggen & Sandage (1960)

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List of systems by alphabetical order of the authors

56 : alpha beta gamma delta
Abt & Golson (1966)
61 : Ralpha
Peat (1964)
Andrews (1968)
10 : r r8 r9 i
Argue (1967)
24 : ubygri
Bahng (1958)
25 : jhk
Bahng (1969)
66 : CO, H2O
Persson, Aaronson & Frogel (1977)
59 : Halpha Hbeta
Baliunas et al. (1975)
60 : Hgamma
Bappu et al. (1962)
62 : Rgamma
Beer (1964)
05 : RQPNMLK
Borgman (1960)
44 : Halpha
Cester et al. (1977)
32 : BCD
Chalonge & Divan (1952)
76 : 77-81
Cook & Aaronson (1989)
55 : Halpha
Dachs & Schmidt-Kaler (1975)
36 : Celescope
Davis & Deutschman (1976)
16 : uvby Eggen
Eggen (1978)
15 : 102, 65, 62
Eggen (1967)
31 : PV Eggen
Eggen (1955)
34 : 10-Color
Faber (1972)
58 : alpha beta gamma
Feinstein (1974)
20 : gnKmfu
Gyldenkerne (1955)
77 : m45 g c
Haggkist & Oja (1987)
35 : K-Line
Henry & Hesser (1971)
51 : RI
Jacobsen (1970)
37 : UBViyz
Jennens & Helfer (1975)
18 : 13-Color
Johnson & Mitchell (1976)
63 : C6074, C6871, C7174
Jones et al. (1981)
07 : uvBy
Kruszewski (1966)
68 : UBVri
Kunkel & Rydgren (1979)
52 : n h
Landolt (1970)
30 : 78 87 88 103 105
Lockwood & McMillan (1971)
75 : Delta a
Maitzen (1976)
40 : Vilnius WBVR
Meistas et al. (1975)
41 : alpha lambda
Mendoza (1976)
33 : g'n'm'b-v
Miner (1966)
72 : BVRI
Moffet & Barnes III (1979)
26 : C(1), C(2) ... C(8)
Morguleff & Gerbaldi (1975)
73 : UBVRI
Neckel & Chini (1980)
53 : m x1 x2 x3
Neff & Travis (1967)
46 : 4 filtres, Hgamma
Newell (1973)
39 : N1..N5
Peton
57 : alpha beta
Peton et al. (1972)
69 : UBVr20
Sandage & Smith (1963)
82 : Jn, Kn, Ln
Selby et al. (1986)
65 : ubVr
Sandage & Visvanathan (1978)
43 : beta gamma HeI
Sinnerstad et al. (1967)
48 : u' u b v v'
Smith (1968)
06 : UVBGRI
Stebbins & Kron (1956)
64 : alpha beta
Strauss & Ducati (1981)
42 : alpha beta
Tebbe (1969)
71 : 8 couleurs
Tedesco, Tholen & Zellner (1982)
29 : UV BG R
Tifft (1958)
79 : 1565, 1965, 2365
Thompson, Nandy, Jamar, Monfils
38 : uvgr
Thuan & Gunn (1976)
03 : RGU
Trefzger et al. (1983)
81 : CaII H&K
Anthony-Twarog et al. (1995)
49 : ri
Wade, Hoessel, Elias & Huchra(1979)
27 : DAO
Walker & Morris (1971)
70 : ubvr
Westerlund (1966)
50 : Rw Iw
Weistrop (1976)
28 : y b1 b2 b3
Willstrop (1960)
47 : 8 fluxes
White & Wing (1978)
22 : 12-Color
Wood (1969)
74 : 10-colours
Yorka (1982)
67 : uvgr, 39B, N
Zinn (1980)
99 : UBV(RI)mw
Sandage (1997)

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List of Systems by Order of the Numbers

This link provides a list ordered by the numbers of the photometric system.


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Last update: 19 January 1998