Approximate Colors of the Photographic Survey Plates

				Photographic	Photoelectric
Survey	Emulsion	Filter	Passband	Passband
------	--------	------	------------	-------------
POSS-I	103aE		RP2444	E		R
	103aO		None	O		B

			RP2444 = Red Plexiglass, similar to 
				 a Wratten No. 29 Filter

POSS-II	IIIaJ		GG385	BJ		B
	IIIaF		RG610	R		R
	IV-N		RG9	I		I

SRC-J	IIIaJ		GG395	BJ		B

SERC-EJ	IIIaJ		GG395	BJ		B

ESO-R	IIIaF		RG630	R63F		R

SERC-ER	IIIaF		OG590	R59F		R

AAO-R	IIIaF		OG590	R59F		R

AAO-N	IV-N		RG715	I*		I

AAO-sR	IIIaF		RG630	R63F		R
	098-0		RG630

PIMWA	IV-N			I		I
	098

LUYTEN	08101		red70

	103aD		none
	103aD		***
	103aD		yel3
	103aD		yel8

	103aE		none
	103aE		#12
	103aE		66
	103aE		67
	103aE		68
	103aE		69
	103aE		70
	103aE		70r
	103aE		amb
	103aE		amb2
	103aE		amb3
	103aE		amb4
	103aE		amb5
	103aE		amb6
	103aE		amb7
	103aE		amb8
	103aE		red66
	103aE		red67
	103aE		red70
	103aE		red71

	103aO		none	O
	

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Last updated: 19apr2001 by sel