New, Updated and/or Revised HEASARC Xamin and Browse Databases For The Current Year

The following list is of databases now accessible via Xamin and Browse that have either been newly created and/or substantially updated, or are updated 'master' catalogs (as indicated by being in bold characters), or were slightly revised or are regularly updated (normal characters). This list, which is updated approximately once a week, is in reverse chronological order, i.e., the most recently created/updated databases are listed first. For any given table, typically only the most recent update is listed.

To see the online documentation for a database, click on the database name; if you do that, notice that there is a link in the top left-hand corner of this new page that leads to a Browse form to query the table in question.

A list of database tables that have been deleted is available here.

A list of project tables that are regularly updated is available here.


Databases created and/or updated in 2016 - 2015
Databases created and/or updated in 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008
Databases created and/or updated in 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 - 2002 - 2001


In February 2017

Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated, Action


Extremely Luminous X-Ray Source Candidates Catalog (Gong et al. 2016, ApJS, 222, 12), VLULXCAT, Chandra, 2017-Feb-15, New Table.

AAVSO International Variable Star Index (Watson et al. 2006, SASS, 25, 47), AAVSOVSX, Star Catalog, 2017-Feb-14, Update.

Extrasolar Planets Encyclopedia (Schneider et al. 2011, A&A, 532, A79), EXOPLANETS, Star Catalog, 2017-Feb-14, Update.

LOFAR 2-Meter Sky Survey Preliminary Data Release Source Catalog (Shimwell et al. 2017, A&A, 598, A104), LOTSSPRCAT, Radio Catalog, 2017-Feb-13, New Table.

HEASARC Master Radio Source Catalog, RADIO, Master Catalog, 2017-Feb-13, Update.

Washington Double Star (WDS) Catalog (Mason et al. 2001, AJ, 122, 3466), WDS, Star Catalog, 2017-Feb-12, Update.

LAMBDA Master Catalog of Cosmic Microwave Background Experiments, CMBMASTER, Master Catalog, 2017-Feb-11, Update.

Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope All-Sky 150-MHz Radio Source Catalog (Intema et al. 2017, A&A, 598, A78), GMRTAS150M, Radio Catalog, 2017-Feb-10, New Table.

2WHSP Catalog of High Synchrotron Peaked Blazars and Candidates (Chang et al. 2017, A&A, 598, A17), WISEHSPCAT, Galaxy Catalog, 2017-Feb-09, New Table.

HESS (High Energy Stereoscopic System) High-Energy Gamma-Ray (100 GeV Range) Source Catalog, HESSCAT, Ground-Based, 2017-Feb-06, Update.

Hubble Space Telescope Planned and Archived Exposures Catalog, HSTPAEC, HST, 2017-Feb-05, Update.


In January 2017

Database, Brief Name, Database Type, Date Created/Updated, Action


Gamma-Ray Bursts from the Interplanetary Network (Hurley et al. 2017, private communication), IPNGRB, Gamma-Ray Bursts, 2017-Jan-31, Update.

Spectroscopic Binary Orbits Ninth Catalog (Dynamic Version: Pourbaix et al. 2004, A&A, 424, 727), SBORBITCAT, Star Catalog, 2017-Jan-24, Update.

Crab Pulsar Monthly Ephemeris (Lyne et al. 2017, private communication), CRABTIME, Radio Catalog, 2017-Jan-22, Update.

Australia Telescope National Facility (ATNF) Pulsar Catalog (Manchester et al. 2005, AJ, 129, 1993), ATNFPULSAR, Radio Catalog, 2017-Jan-25, Update.

HEASARC Master X-ray Source Catalog, XRAY, Master Catalog, 2017-Jan-13, Update.

Sloan Digital Sky Survey Stripe 82 XMM-Newton Source Match Catalog (LaMassa et al. 2016, ApJ, 817, 172), SDSSS82XMM, XMM-Newton, 2017-Jan-13, Update to New (31 sq. deg.) Version.

Sloan Digital Sky Survey Stripe 82 Chandra Source Match Catalog (LaMassa et al. 2016, ApJ, 817, 172), SDSSS82CXO, Chandra, 2017-Jan-11, Update to New (31 sq. deg.) Version.

M 51 Galaxy Deep Chandra ACIS X-Ray Point Source Catalog (Kuntz et al. 2016, ApJ, 827, 46), M51CXO2, Chandra, 2017-Jan-09, New Table.


The following project tables are updated on a regular basis

Project tables, updated every day or so:

Fermi GBM Trigger Catalog: FERMIGTRIG
Fermi GBM Daily Data: FERMIGDAYS
Fermi GBM Burst Catalog: FERMIGBRST
Fermi LAT Monitored Source List: FERMILASP

Fermi GBM Solar Flare Catalog: FERMIGSOL (provided by the GSFC Solar Flare group)

NuSTAR As-Flown Timeline: NUAFTL

Swift Master Catalog: SWIFTMASTR
Swift TDRSS Messages: SWIFTTDRSS
Swift BAT Instrument Log: SWIFTBALOG
Swift UVOT Instrument Log: SWIFTUVLOG
Swift XRT Instrument Log: SWIFTXRLOG.

Project tables, updated every several days to several weeks:

Chandra Observations Master List: CHANMASTER

NuSTAR Master Catalog: NUMASTER

XMM-Newton Master Log and Public Data Archive: XMMMASTER.

Project tables, updated weekly (on Sunday):

INTEGRAL Science Window Data: INTSCW
INTEGRAL Public Pointed Science Window Data: INTSCWPUB
INTEGRAL Observing Program Accepted Observations: INTEGRALAO.

Spitzer Space Telescope Observation Log: SPITZMASTR.

Fermi Project table, updated weekly (on Thursday):

Fermi LAT Monitored Source List: FERMILASP.


There is also a list of catalogs which are under consideration for being made into HEASARC databases.


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