Frequency of Star Eliminations in the Meridian Catalogues Constitutive of the Melchior-Dejaiffe ILS Stars Catalogue,
BELGIAN ROYAL OBSERVATORY UCCLE
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In this statistical qualitative study 106 of the 463 meridian catalogues used for the Melchior-Dejaiffe system of ILS stars declinations and proper motions are involved. The improved system for original data homogeneization and the adopted calculation procedures are described. Table 4 presents the principal results of this study from which the indisputable quality of some catalogues is thrown into relief.