Variable Sources: Epoch radial velocity (gaiadr3.vari_epoch_radial_velocity)

The table has 43298 rows, 7 columns.


This table contains the epoch radial velocity data points for a sub-set of variable stars. Each entry is a radial velocity in the solar barycentric reference frame for a given object and observation time.


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Name Type UCD Unit Description
source_id long

Unique source identifier (unique within a particular Data Release)

transit_id long

Transit unique identifier

rv_obs_time double time.epoch d

Observing time of the transit

radial_velocity double spect.dopplerVeloc.opt km.s**-1

Barycentric radial velocity

radial_velocity_error double stat.error

Barycentric radial velocity error

rejected_by_variability boolean meta.code.status

Rejected by DPAC variability processing (or variability analysis)

solution_id long meta.version

Solution Identifier