Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 02-Feb-2024)

Result of query: info cati 1XMM$

Details on Acronym:   1XMM
   1XMM (XMM-Newton serendipitous X-ray source catalogue) Write:<<1XMM JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: about 50000 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:Comprehensive serendipitous X-ray source catalogue, produced by pipeline-processing of XMM-Newton EPIC data by the XMM-Newton Survey Science Centre (SSC).
Also related designator XMMU. Auth.:XMM-Newton Survey Science Centre (SSC) =E=Catalogue in electronic form as IX/37 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5