non-single-star (NSS) models compatible with an Variability Induced Mover (VIM) (gaiadr3.nss_vim_fl)

The table has 870 rows, 27 columns.

Description

This table contains non-single-star models for sources compatible with an Variability Induced Mover (VIM) solution. Several possible models are in principle hosted within the same table and they are indicated by the field nss_solution_type. The description of this latter lists all possible solution types considered for this release. Only a selection of parameters hosted in this table are provided here, depending on the solution. The details of those is given in the description of field bit_index, which can also be used to extract the relevant elements of the correlation vector corr_vec.For DR3, only VIMF solutions are provided here. Details about the formalism used to derive the parameters in this table are given in the on-line documentation, see Chapter cu4nss.

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Columns

Name Type UCD Unit Description
solution_id long meta.version Solution Identifier
source_id long meta.id
meta.main
meta.ref
Source Identifier
nss_solution_type char meta.code.class NSS model adopted
ra double pos.eq.ra
meta.main
deg Right ascension
ra_error float stat.error
pos.eq.ra
mas Standard error of right ascension
dec double pos.eq.dec
meta.main
deg Declination
dec_error float stat.error
pos.eq.dec
mas Standard error of declination
parallax double pos.parallax mas Parallax
parallax_error float stat.error
pos.parallax
mas Standard error of parallax
pmra double pos.pm
pos.eq.ra
mas.yr**-1 Proper motion in right ascension direction
pmra_error float stat.error
pos.pm
pos.eq.ra
mas.yr**-1 Standard error of proper motion in right ascension direction
pmdec double pos.pm
pos.eq.dec
mas.yr**-1 Proper motion in declination direction
pmdec_error float stat.error
pos.pm
pos.eq.dec
mas.yr**-1 Standard error of proper motion in declination direction
ref_flux_g float phot.flux
em.opt
"electron".s**-1 Reference flux in the G band
vim_d_ra double pos.eq.ra mas VIM coordinate in RA
vim_d_ra_error float stat.error
pos.eq.ra
mas Standard error of VIM coordinate in RA
vim_d_dec double pos.eq.dec mas VIM coordinate in DEC
vim_d_dec_error float stat.error
pos.eq.dec
mas Standard error of VIM coordinate in DEC
astrometric_n_obs_al integer meta.number Total astrometric CCD observations in AL considered
astrometric_n_good_obs_al integer meta.number Total astrometric CCD observations in AL actually used
bit_index long meta.code.status Boolean mask for the fields above in the corrVec matrix
corr_vec float[] stat.correlation Vector form of the upper triangle of the correlation matrix
obj_func float stat.fit.param Value of the objective function at the solution
goodness_of_fit float stat.fit.goodness Goodness of fit in the Hipparcos sense
efficiency float stat.fit.param Efficiency of the solution
significance float stat.fit.param The significance of the solution (i.e. how worth keeping a model is)
flags long meta.code.qual Quality flag for the achieved NSS solution