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

Details on Acronym:   1WHSP
   1WHSP (First release of the WISE High Synchrotron Peaked blazars) Write:<<1WHSP JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: 992 Object:Poss. Blazar  (SIMBAD class: Blazar_Candidate = Blazar Candidate) Note:Catalog of N=922 high synchrotron peaked balzar candidates.
Use of archival ALLWISE data.
See also 2WHSP and 3HSP. Ref:=2015A&A...579A..34A byARSIOLI B. , FRAGA B., GIOMMI P., PADOVANI P., MARRESE P.M. Astron. Astrophys., 579A, 34-34 (2015) 1WHSP: An IR-based sample of ~1000 VHE γ-ray blazar candidates. oTable 2: <1WHSP JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=992. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/579/A34 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)