<b>Field 19</b>: Declination (equinox B1950.0, decimal degrees)

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Field 19: Declination (equinox B1950.0, decimal degrees)

The declination in field 19 is given in the FK4 system for equinox B1950.0, in decimal degrees. The epoch is 1950.0 except when no proper motion is available. In this case, the epoch is given in field 6 of the left-hand page. See fields 4-9 for further explanation.

The Meudon Hipparcos Input Catalogue Team
mer 16 nov 15:51:31 MET 1994