AKARI-LMC Point Source Catalogue

Release date: 13 Nov 2012
Last update: 31 August 2015


  • ReadMe.txt
    Description of data files, file formats, contents, and caveats for the users are presented. Users of the catalogue are strongly recommended to read this note prior to playing with the data.
  • References

    Following papers describes details of the AKARI LMC Survey, data processing and calibration, and basic performance of the catalogues.

    • Kato et al. 2012, AJ, 144, 179 (18pp)   [ADS][AJ]
    • Ita et al. 2008, PASJ, 60, S435 (17pp)   [ADS][PASJ]


  • The AKARI-LMC Point Source Catalogue [TEXT (39MB)]

    "Catalogue" includes sources that have counterparts in the version 3.1 of the SAGE-PSC (Meixner et al. 2006 AJ, 132, 2268) with a positional tolerance of 3 arcsec.

  • The AKARI-LMC Point Source Archive [TEXT (50MB)]

    "Archive" includes all detected sources and thus has more and fainter sources than "Catalogue", which may contain potential false detection or sources with larger photometric uncertainties.

Scientific Analysis

The use of this catalogue for the scientific analysis should follow the guidelines for publication.