RAVE DR5 best neighbour (gaiadr2.ravedr5_best_neighbour)

The table has 450587 rows, 6 columns.


RAVE DR5 table lists each matched external catalogue object with its best neighbour in Gaia.


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Name Type UCD Unit Description
ravedr5_oid long meta.id.cross

External Catalogue source identifier

number_of_neighbours int meta.number

Number of neighbours in Gaia Catalogue

source_id long meta.id
original_ext_source_id char
angular_distance double
gaia_astrometric_params short