[AstroPy] Vizier Web API

Tom Aldcroft aldcroft@head.cfa.harvard....
Fri Dec 14 16:52:06 CST 2012

Does anyone know how use the web API to do cone searches on specific
catalogs using Vizier?  I'm looking at [1] which says I should be able
to use "-out.form" to select the output format, but it always returns
the results as an HTML-formatted page.  I just need any machine
readable format like CSV, XML, whatever.

For instance:


If I load that, then conveniently there is a submit button to the
lower left that then returns what I want.  Hmm.


[1]: http://vizier.cfa.harvard.edu/doc/asu-summary.htx

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