Sloan Digital Sky Survey SkyServer

One of the largest astronomy catalogs ever compiled was released to the public yesterday by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS). Comprised of photometric and spectroscopic observations of the sky gathered during the last two years, this second data release (DR2) offers six terabytes of images and catalogs, including two terabytes in the easy to use SkyServer database. The full database is also available at

Posted on March 16, 2004
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