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Tycho-2 Supplemental Stars 1 and 2 for TheSkyX

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Tycho-2 Supplemental Stars 1 and 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)

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.

This SDB (Sky Database)  for TheSkyX. should be located in the default location for users "SDBs"

My Documents\Software Bisque\TheSkyX Professional Edition\SDBs
My Documents\Software Bisque\TheSkyX Serious Astronomer Edition\SDBs

Once the downloaded ZIP has been unzipped/extracted to the proper location it will then appear in TheSkyX using Input>Database Manager>Sky Databases (SDBs)>My Sky Databases. To enable the SDB place a check there next to the name. The SDB is searched as follows:

Edit>TYC-2 {star ID}

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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