Table information for 'mdr1.Particles85'


Table Description: Snapshot of the simulation at redshift z=0, list of simulation particles

This table is available for ADQL queries and through the TAP endpoint.

Resource Description: This is an extract of the MultiDark Run 1 simulation data. It is used for testing and demonstration purposes only. The full data is available at

For a list of all services and tables belonging to this table's resource, see Information on resource 'MDR1 - MultiDark Run 1'

Resource Reference URL: MDR1

Citing this table

To cite the table as such, we suggest the following BibTeX entry:

  title={{MDR1} - {MultiDark} Run 1},
  author={Riebe K.},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {AIP} {DaCHS}}

Resource Documentation

Extensive documentation is available at See also: Riebe et al. 2013, The MultiDark Database, AN 334, 691, for a description of its predecessor


Sorted by DB column index. [Sort alphabetically]

NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
particleId particleId unique id for particle N/A;meta.main
x x comoving position, x-component h-1.Mpc pos.cartesian.x
y y comoving position, y-component h-1.Mpc pos.cartesian.y
z z comoving position, z-component h-1.Mpc pos.cartesian.z
vx vx peculiar velocity, x-component km/s phys.veloc;pos.cartesian.x
vy vy peculiar velocity, y-component km/s phys.veloc;pos.cartesian.y
vz vz peculiar velocity, z-component km/s phys.veloc;pos.cartesian.z
phkey phkey Peano-Hilbert key N/A N/A

Columns that are parts of indices are marked like this.


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