Hipparcos-2 neighbourhood (gaiadr2.hipparcos2_neighbourhood)

The table has 83283 rows, 5 columns.


Hipparcos-2 Neighbourhood table includes all good neighbours for each matched external catalogue object. A good neighbour for a given external catalogue object is a nearby object in Gaia whose position is compatible (within position errors) with the target.


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Name Type UCD Unit Description
source_id long meta.id
original_ext_source_id long meta.id.cross

Original External Catalogue source identifier

angular_distance double pos.angDistance Angle[arcsec]

Angular Distance between the two sources

score double meta.code

Score of neighbours

gaia_astrometric_params short meta.code.status

Number of Gaia astrometric params used