Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati PL95]$

Details on Acronym:   [PL95]
   [PL95] (Postman+Lauer, 1995) Write:<<[PL95] JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>>
<<[PL95] ACO NNNN GN>>
<<[PL95] ACO NNNN GA>> N: 119+108 Object:G in ClG  (SIMBAD class: GtowardsCl = Galaxy towards a Cluster of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note: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 Ref:=1995ApJ...440...28P byPOSTMAN M. , 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/440/28 Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database