Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 1WGA$

Details on Acronym:   WGA
   WGA (White+Giommi+Angelini) ***** Avoid the usage of WGA, prefer 1WGA Originof the Acronym: L (2008MNRAS.391..967L)
Details on Acronym:   1WGA
   1WGA (1st catalog, White+Giommi+Angelini)= (WGA) = WGACAT Write:<<1WGA JHHMM.m+DDMM>> N: 68907 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:ROSAT PSPC observations from Feb 1991 to March 1994, available in the public archive at HEASARC.
The catalog, described in IAUC 6100, contains in excess of 68000 detections, with more than 62000 individual sources. Ref:=1995IAUC.6195....1S bySINGH K.P. , BARRET P., SCHLEGEL E., WHITE N.E. IAU Circ., 6195, 1-None (1995) WGA J1047.1+6335 and J1802.1+1804. o<1WGA JHHMM.m+DDMM> N=2. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as IX/12 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as IX/31 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   WGACAT
   WGACAT (White+Giommi+Angelini, Catalog) ** catalog: use 1WGA Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)