Gaia Data Release 2
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Fig. 1


Colour distribution as a function of sky position in Galactic coordinates. The pixelisation scheme adopted is HEALPix level 8, implying a pixel size of approximately 190 square arcmin or 0.05 square degree. Each pixel represents the median colour (GBPGRP) of all sourceswith G < 19 in that pixel.

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