NEWS and Changes

2020-07-27 - Additional Galactic cepheids from SoszyƄski et al., 2020:
  • Classical Cepheids in Galactic bulge (from ftp) and disk (from ftp),
  • Anomalous Cepheids in the Milky Way (from ftp),
  • Type II Cepheids in the Galactic bulge (from ftp) and disk (from ftp).
2020-07-24 - Corrected coordinates for 707 RR Lyrae stars from the Galactic bulge fields:
BLG537, BLG538, BLG548, BLG568, BLG698, BLG699.
Added 7 new RR Lyrae stars in Galactic bulge and disk.
Some reclassifications and removal of duplicates.
More info in README files in RR Lyrae directories for Galactic bulge (ftp) and disk (ftp).
2020-01-10 - RR Lyrae stars from the Galactic disk (from ftp) were added,
and RR Lyrae stars from the Galactic Bulge were updated (from ftp).
See the official README files in the provided "ftp" directories for the description of the updates.
2019-12-04 - Added "All Variable Types" form allowing for searches across the various variables types.
2019-12-04 - Added (V-I) color to the search forms.
2019-11-21 - Finished process of updating the databases with new types of stars:
  • Classical Cepheids in Galactic bulge (from ftp) and disk (from ftp),
  • Anomalous Cepheids in the Milky Way (from ftp),
  • Type II Cepheids in the Galactic bulge (from ftp) and disk (from ftp), LMC (from ftp) and SMC (from ftp).
see the official README files in the provided "ftp" directories for the newest changes and additions to the OGLE Collection.
2019-11-21 - Updated database (light curves, mean magnitudes, periods) and added new stars from all the updates described in:
  • Classical Cepheids ftp README files for: LMC, SMC,
  • Anomalous Cepheids ftp README files for: LMC, SMC,
  • RR Lyr ftp README files for: Galactic bulge, LMC and SMC
Updates are descibed in detail at the end of the README files (with dates until Nov 2019).
2018-11-21 - System maintenence finished and security enhancements implemented: service is fully resumed
2017-07-16  -  First release of the on-line collection. Datasets include:
  • Classical Cepheids in the LMC (from ftp) and SMC (from ftp),
  • Anomalous Cepheids in the LMC (from ftp) and SMC (from ftp),
  • RR Lyr stars in the Galactic bulge (from ftp), LMC (from ftp) and SMC (from ftp),
  • Eclipsing stars in the Galactic bulge (from ftp), LMC (from ftp) and SMC (from ftp),