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Data Central is a small team developing an archive infrastructure and interface that is extensible and scalable, designed to meet the current and future needs of the Australian astronomical community. Our timeline shows the project milestones and notable events, but also gives a rough idea of our current to-do-list when it comes to implementing new services/components/features or ingesting new datasets.


Feb. 2, 2021

The third data release from the SAMI Galaxy survey is now available!
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Nov. 6, 2020

The latest release from the GALAH survey is now available in Data Central!
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Aug. 14, 2020

We have added the final data releases of the 2dF Galaxy Redshift and 6dF Galaxy Surveys
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June 2, 2020

OzDES DR2 data, including spectra, is now available for querying and download
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Nov. 23, 2018

SAMI DR2 updated to include new data products and fix an issue with data products for a small number of galaxies. For details see
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Aug. 24, 2018

Read the data release documentation • Browse the schema • Query (ADQL/SQL) the catalogues • Explore or download the data products Note: additional spatially resolved data products and catalogues of aperture emission line measurements will be added to SAMI DR2 in early September
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April 18, 2018

• Read the data release documentation • Browse the schema • Query (ADQL/SQL) the catalogues
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Sept. 4, 2017

GAMA Data Release 2, SAMI Data Release 1. GAMA catalogues and images, SAMI catalogues ingested into Data Central 1.5.
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