The second data release of the INT/WFC Photometric H-Alpha Survey (IPHAS) has just been made available through VizieR. It covers 1860 deg˛ of the Northern Milky Way at red visible wavelengths, at Galactic latitudes |b| < 5 deg and longitudes l = 30 to 215 deg in the broad-band r, i and narrow-band H-alpha filters. It was obtained using the Wide Field Camera (WFC) on the 2.5-m Isaac Newton Telescope (INT) in La Palma and contains a total of about 219 million sources.
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This version follows the previous beta-version posted on July, 24th
Aladin is now available in Portuguese language.
The translation has been done by Prof. Dr. Eduardo Brescansin de Amôres and Melina Lima.
No need to install a new version. Just relaunch Aladin and go to the menu Edit -> User preferences -> Language.
A maintenance action is scheduled on VizieR thursday september 4th afternoon.
During the maintenance operation some large catalogs will be unavailable from the CDS website. However, this action won't disturb the access of the large catalogs installed on mirrors (see the VizieR mirror list)
The CDS has been awarded the Data Seal of Approval (DSA, www.datasealofapproval.org/en).
The DSA was established by a number of institutions committed to the long term archiving of research data. By assigning the seal, the DSA community seeks to guarantee the durability of the data concerned, but also to promote the goal of durable archiving in general. The DSA is granted to repositories that are committed to archiving and providing access to scholarly research in a sustainable way.
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