Archives of Photographic PLates for Astronomical USE

Plate Archive launched!

on 19/09/13

The Plate Archive has been launched with a small set of data for demonstration purposes. As of September 18, 2013, there are 2399 plates inserted from the Potsdam Zeiss Triplet and Hamburg Large Schmidt Telescope collections. The source catalogue includes data from the Cygnus OB2 association and its surroundings.

More will come in the months ahead!