New, Updated and/or Revised HEASARC Browse Databases in 2002

The following list is of databases that have either been newly created and/or substantially revised or updated(in bold characters) or else slightly revised or updated (normal characters), and that are now accessible via Browse. The list is in reverse chronological order, i.e., the most recently created/updated databases are listed first.

To see the online documentation for a database, click on the database name; to query any database, click on the above link to the HEASARC Browse service.


Please also check out our list of catalogs under consideration for being made into HEASARC databases.

In December 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Woolley Catalog of Stars within 25 parsecs, WOOLLEY, Star Catalog, 2002-Dec-10.

ATNF Master Pulsar Catalog, ATNFPULSAR, Radio Catalog, 2002-Dec-08.


In November 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Gamma-Ray Bursts from the Inter-Planetary Network (IPN), IPNGRB, Gamma-Ray Bursts, 2002-Nov-25.

Master Radio Source Catalog, RADIO, Master Catalog, 2002-Nov-24.

Parkes Multibeam (PM) Survey New Pulsar Catalog, PMPULSAR, Radio Catalog, 2002-Nov-17.

Hubble Space Telescope Planned and Archived Exposures Catalog, HSTPAEC, HST, 2002-Nov-10.

Midcourse Space Experiment (MSX) [IR] Point Source Catalog, Version 1.2, MSXPSC, MSX, 2002-Nov-08.

NRAO VLA Sky Survey (NVSS) Source Catalog, NVSS, Radio Catalog, 2002-Nov-06.

ASCA Master Catalog, ASCAMASTER, ASCA, 2002-Nov-03.


In October 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Hipparcos Main Catalog, HIPPARCOS, Star Catalog, 2002-Oct-30.

Revised Luyten Half-Second (LHS) Catalog, REVISEDLHS, Star Catalog, 2002-Oct-24.


In September 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
New Optically Visible Open Clusters & Candidates Catalog, OPENCLUST, Star Catalog, 2002-Sep-20.

Lynga Open Clusters Catalog (5th Edition), LYNGACLUST, Star Catalog, 2002-Sep-20 (renamed version of previous OPENCLUST table).


In August 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Pioneer Venus Orbiter Gamma-Ray Bursts, PVOGRB, Gamma-Ray Bursts, 2002-Aug-28. (Renamed and corrected version of the PVOTRIG table).

Master Extreme Ultraviolet Source Catalog, EUV, Master Catalog, 2002-Aug-07.

Master X-Ray Source Catalog, XRAY, Master Catalog, 2002-Aug-02.


In July 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
WBL (White et al. 1999) Poor Clusters of Galaxies Catalog, WBL, Galaxy Catalog, 2002-Jul-31.

WBL (White et al. 1999) Poor Clusters of Galaxies: Individual Galaxies Catalog, WBLGALAXY, Galaxy Catalog, 2002-Jul-31.

XMM-Newton Accepted Targets (including AO-2 targets), XMMAO, XMM-Newton, 2002-Jul-30.

BeppoSAX Narrow-Field Instruments (NFI) Log, SAXNFILOG, BeppoSAX, 2002-Jul-16.

BeppoSAX Wide Field Camera (WFC) Log, SAXWFCLOG, BeppoSAX, 2002-Jul-16.


In June 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Chandra Deep Field South 1 Megasecond Catalog, CHANDFS1MS, Chandra, 2002-Jun-20.


In May 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer (EUVE) Right Angle Program 2nd Catalog, EUVERAP2, EUVE, 2002-May-21.

Einstein Optically-Selected Galaxies Survey (Burstein et al. 1997), EINOPSLGAL, Einstein, 2002-May-13.


In April 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
ROSAT PSPC Catalog of Pleiades Stars (Micela et al. 1996), PLEIADXRAY, ROSAT, 2002-Apr-29.

IRAS Point Source Catalog, Version 2.0, IRASPSC, IRAS, 2002-Apr-12.


In March 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
Green Galactic SNR Catalog (Dec 2001 Version), SNRGREEN, Nebula Catalog, 2002-Mar-20.

ROSAT All-Sky Survey Public Data, RASSPUBLIC, ROSAT, 2002-Mar-20.

Chandra Deep Field North 1-Megasecond Catalog, CHANDFN1MS, Chandra, 2002-Mar-15.

ROSAT Master Catalog, ROSMASTER, ROSAT, 2002-Mar-15.

SDSS Quasar Catalog (Early Data Release), SDSSQUASAR, Galaxy Catalog, 2002-Mar-13.

ROSAT Public Data Archive, ROSPUBLIC, ROSAT, 2002-Mar-07.

Macomb & Gehrels Gamma-Ray Source Detailed Catalog, MGGAMMADET, Master Catalog, 2002-Mar-06.

ATNF Catalog of all Known Pulsars, ATNFPULSAR, Radio Catalog, 2002-Mar-06.


In February 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
SMM GRS Gamma-Ray Bursts, SMMGRS, Gamma-Ray bursts, 2002-Feb-28.

Granat Phebus Gamma-Ray Bursts, PHEBUS, Gamma-Ray bursts, 2002-Feb-26.

Infrared Space Observatory (ISO) Validated Observation Log, ISOLOG, ISO, 2002-Feb-07.


In January 2002


Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated (Year-Month-Day)
INTEGRAL (INTernational Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Laboratory) Observing Program, INTEGRALAO, INTEGRAL, 2002-Jan-30.

Einstein Observatory Galaxies Catalog (Fabbiano et al. 1992), EINGALCAT, Einstein, 2002-Jan-16.


Databases created and/or updated in 2001


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