Cygnus-X: A Spitzer Legacy Survey of the Cygnus-X Complex Overview
Cygnus-X Overview Cygnus-X Primary Data Access Cygnus-X Cutouts IRSA Catalog Search Tool: Cygnus-X


The goals of the Cygnus-X survey are to provide a detailed picture of the processes that govern the evolution of massive star forming complexes, to study star formation in the massive star forming complex environment, and to provide a rich sample of intermediate to high mass protostars spanning the full range of protostellar evolution.

If you use Cygnus-X data, please cite both the journal article Papovich et al. (2016) and the dataset Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.26131/IRSA402.

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Data Set Characteristics

Data ProductDescriptionData Access
Images Spitzer/IRAC 3.6, 4.5, 5.8, 8 micron
Spitzer/MIPS 24 micron
Catalogs Cygnus-X Archive
Cygnus-X Catalog

Cygnus-X Documentation

Delivery Document
Tile Diagram
Catalog Definitions

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