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Resource Description: From 1986 through 1991, the Astronomical Institute of Münster University performed a search for flare stars in several southern associations and open stellar clusters using the GPO telescope (d=40 cm, WFPDB identifier ESO040); the fields suveyed include Coalsack, M42, B228 Lup, the Chameleon T1 association, omicron Vel cluster, R CrA association, the Pipe nebula (B59 Oph), and the Sco-Oph association. This was done primarily through multiple exposures. The files published here are plate scans done in 2017. The obscore collection name for these files is Muenster Flare Survey.

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  title={Plates From Münster Flare Star Survey 1986-1991},
  author={Tsvetkov, M.},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {GAVO} Data Center}


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NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
accref Product key Access key for the data N/A meta.ref.url
owner Owner Owner of the data N/A N/A
embargo Embargo ends Date the data will become/became public a N/A
mime Type MIME type of the file served N/A meta.code.mime
accsize File size Size of the data in bytes byte VOX:Image_FileSize
centerAlpha Ctr. RA Approximate center of image, RA deg POS_EQ_RA_MAIN
centerDelta Ctr. Dec Approximate center of image, Dec deg POS_EQ_DEC_MAIN
imageTitle Title Synthetic name of the image N/A VOX:Image_Title
instId Instrument Identifier of the originating instrument N/A INST_ID
dateObs Obs. date Epoch at midpoint of observation d VOX:Image_MJDateObs
nAxes #axes Number of axes in data N/A VOX:Image_Naxes
pixelSize Axes Lengths Number of pixels along each of the axes pix VOX:Image_Naxis
pixelScale Scales The pixel scale on each image axis deg/pix VOX:Image_Scale
refFrame Ref. Frame Coordinate system reference frame N/A VOX:STC_CoordRefFrame
wcs_equinox Equinox Equinox of the given coordinates yr VOX:STC_CoordEquinox
wcs_projection Proj. FITS WCS projection type N/A VOX:WCS_CoordProjection
wcs_refPixel Ref. pixel WCS reference pixel pix VOX:WCS_CoordRefPixel
wcs_refValues Ref. values World coordinates at WCS reference pixel deg VOX:WCS_CoordRefValue
wcs_cdmatrix CD matrix FITS WCS CDij matrix deg/pix VOX:WCS_CDMatrix
bandpassId Bandpass Freeform name of the bandpass used N/A VOX:BandPass_ID
bandpassUnit Bandpass unit Unit of bandpass specifications (always m). N/A VOX:BandPass_Unit
bandpassRefval Band Ref. Characteristic quantity for the bandpass of the image m VOX:BandPass_RefValue
bandpassHi Band upper Upper limit of the bandpass (in BandPass_Unit units) m VOX:BandPass_HiLimit
bandpassLo Band lower Lower limit of the bandpass (in BandPass_Unit units) m VOX:BandPass_LoLimit
pixflags P. Flags Flags specifying the processing done (C-original; F-resampled; Z-fluxes valid; X-not resampled; V-for display only N/A VOX:Image_PixFlags
coverage Coverage Field covered by the image deg N/A
kind Kind Direct observation, stellar tracks, or multiple exposure? N/A meta.code;obs
object Target Name of the target object (mostly, cluster or association) N/A;src
obs_duration Obs. duration Time between first shutter open and last shutter close (for multiply exposed plates, this is not the total exposure time) s time.interval;obs.exposure
total_exptime Exp. time Length of exposure (non-contiguous for multiply exposed plates s time.duration;obs.exposure
emulsion Emulsion Photographic emulsion used. N/A instr.plate.emulsion
pub_did PubDID Publisher data set id; this is an identifier for the dataset in question and can be used to retrieve the data through, e.g., datalink. N/A;meta.main
datalink_url Datalink URL to a datalink document for this plate (ancillary files, cutouts) N/A meta.ref.url
wfpdb_id WFPDB Plate identifier as in the WFPDB N/A

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