Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 10-Apr-2024)

Result of query: info cati 2C$

Details on Acronym:   2C
   2C (2nd Cambridge catalog) Write:<<2C NNNN>> N: 1936 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio Source) Ref:=1955MmRAS..67..106S bySHAKESHAFT J.R. , RYLE M., BALDWIN J.E., ELSMORE B., THOMSON J.H. Mem. R. Astron. Soc., 67, 106-154 (1955) A survey of radio sources between declinations -38 and +83. o<2C NNNN> (Nos 1-1936) Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)