This page describes the Cone Search and Upload List area. These components are used for searches that are based on coordinates (positions) on the sky (also known as cone searches), or based on an uploaded list of target information, such as resolvable object names, coordinates, or dataset IDs. A Cone Search is performed when the "Resolve" toggle button is checked (selected):
If a search by exact match on Target Name is preferred, please refer to the Target Name Search documentation.
Component Features and Functionality
A description of the Cone Search and Upload List Component capabilities: Search By Object Names To Resolve Into Coordinates, Search By Coordinates, Upload A List, and Specify The Cone Search Radius.
- Any combination of object names and/or coordinates (see below) can be entered using this component, it can resolve either one as they are entered!
- Enabling a search does not require specifying a coordinate or object name. Use the search form to conduct a search based only on other search parameters, or even no parameters at all! Searching with nothing entered in the form retrieves all available entries from a given data collections.