Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati HJK2000]$

Details on Acronym:   GC
   GC (Globular Cluster) ***** Avoid the usage of GC, prefer [HJK2000] Originof the Acronym: L (2007A&A...474..121B)
Details on Acronym:   [HJK2000]
   [HJK2000] (Hurt+Jarrett+Kirkpatrick+, 2000)= (GC) = (2MASS) Write:<<[HJK2000] GCNN>> N: 2 Object:GlCl  (SIMBAD class: GlobCluster = Globular Cluster) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:2MASS discoveries: N=2 globular clusters. Ref:=2000AJ....120.1876H byHURT R.L. , JARRETT T.H., KIRKPATRICK J.D., CUTRI R.M., SCHNEIDER S.E., SKRUTSKIE M., VAN DRIEL W. Astron. J., 120, 1876-1883 (2000) Serendipitous 2MASS discoveries near the galactic plane: a spiral galaxy and two globular clusters. oTables 1, 3: <[HJK2000] GCNN> (Nos GC01-GC02). Fig.1: <2MASXI JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS> N=1. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   2MASS
   2MASS (2Micron All-Sky Survey) ***** Avoid the usage of 2MASS, prefer [HJK2000] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)