Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati W78]$

Details on Acronym:   W
   W (White) ***** Avoid the usage of W, prefer [W78] Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   [W78]
   [W78] (White, 1978)= (W) = (WP) Write:<<[W78] NN>> N: 42 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:N=42 poor clusters (WP for the authors). Ref:=1978ApJ...226..591W byWHITE R.A. Astrophys. J., 226, 591-602 (1978) Some morphological characteristics of clusters of galaxies. oTable 4: <[W78] NN> (Nos 1-42). Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   WP
   WP (White, Poor cluster) ***** Avoid the usage of WP, prefer [W78] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)