Gaia in the UK

Taking the Galactic Census

Gaia images

Gaia DR2 Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of globular clusters

Gaia DR2 H-R diagram of globular clusters
Combined Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of 14 globular clusters made with Gaia Data Release 2 data.
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Gaia DR2 Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of open clusters

Gaia DR2 open cluster H-R diagram
Combined Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of 32 open clusters made with Gaia Data Release 2 data.
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Rotation of the Large Magellanic Cloud

LMC rotation
The rotation of the Large Magellanic Cloud, as determined from the Gaia Data Release 2 mean proper motions of several million stars identified as members of the system.
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Gaia velocities of the Solar neighbourhood stars

Gaia DR2 velocities of the Solar neighbourhood stars
Gaia velocities of the Solar neighbourhood stars using Gaia Data Release 2 data.
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White dwarfs in Gaia's Hertzsprung-Russell diagram

Gaia DR2 white dwarfs H-R diagram
White dwarfs in Gaia's Hertzsprung-Russell diagram using the second data release data.
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Gaia's Hertzsprung-Russell diagram

Gaia DR2 H-R diagram
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of more than four million stars within five thousand light-years from the Sun using information about their brightness, colour and distance from the second data release from ESA's Gaia satellite.
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Gaia Data Release 2 cosmic scales

Gaia DR2 cosmic scales
Cosmic scales covered by Gaia's second data release.
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Gaia's density, colour and interstellar extinction maps

Gaia's sky DR2 maps
The maps showing the total brightness and colour of stars, the total density of stars and the interstellar dust that fills the Galaxy.
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Gaia Data Release 2 in numbers

Gaia Data Release 2 contents
Diagram summarising the contents of the Gaia Data Release 2.
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Orbits of dwarf galaxies and globular clusters

Orbits of globular clusters and dwarf galaxies
Orbits of 75 globular clusters and 9 dwarf galaxies.
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