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3D motion of the Sun with RAVE DR5 and Gaia TGAS

3D motion of the Sun with RAVE DR5 and Gaia TGAS

This picture shows the proper motions from Gaia Data Release 1, TGAS-catalogue, as arrows, overplotted with the RAVE stars colored by heliocentric radial velocity from RAVE Data Release 5.

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Fly by movie showing the distribution of SDSS/SEGUE

Fly by movie showing the distribution of SDSS/SEGUE stars compared to the Milky Way disk.

Selection, classification, and distances by Paola Re Fiorentin and the SDSS/SEGUE stellar parameter pipeline collaboration.

Movie by Gal Matijevic.

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Fly by movie showing the distribution

Fly by movie showing the distribution of RAVE stars 200Myrs ago compared to the Milky Way disk.

Distances by Breddels et al 2009.

Movie by Gal Matijevic.

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RAVE 3d flight

This movie shows ~ 400,000 stars from RAVE DR5 (see below for the new RAVE DR5 versions!!). Colors encode the heliocentric radial velocity of each star, from red for > 50 km/s over orange, yellow and cyan to blue for < -50 km/s.

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