Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 24-Jun-2022)
Result of query: info cati PL95]$
Details on Acronym: [PL95] [PL95] (Postman+Lauer, 1995)
<<[PL95] ACO NNNN GN>>
<<[PL95] ACO NNNN GA>>
Object:G in ClG (SIMBAD class: GtowardsCl = Galaxy towards a Cluster of Galaxies)
Stat:is completely incorporated in SimbadNote:Table 1: Brightest Cluster Galaxies (BCG) positions and redshifts. N=119 galaxies, format 'HHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s'. Tables 6, 7: galaxies for which the authors obtained the spectra (T.6) and second ranked galaxies (T.7) N=86+16, format 'ACO NNNN GN' or 'ACO NNNN GA' Some cross-identification between galaxies in tables 1 and 6
, LAUER T.R.
Astrophys. J., 440, 28-47 (1995)
Brightest cluster galaxies as standard candles.
oIn Table 6, Abell number 2882 is mistyped for 2881.
oTable 1: <[PL95] JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=119. Tables 6, 7: <[PL95] ACO NNNN GN>, <[PL95] ACO NNNN GA> N=86+16
=E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJ/440/28Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database