Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 2CG$

Details on Acronym:   CG
   CG (2nd COS B, Gamma) ***** Avoid the usage of CG, prefer 2CG
Details on Acronym:   2CG
   2CG (2nd Cos B, Gamma)= (CG) Write:<<2CG LLL+BB>> N: 25 Object:(Gamma)  (SIMBAD class: gamma = Gamma-ray Source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:N=25, a 26th object is called '2CG 299-00' in 1988A&A...201..100R Ref:=1981ApJ...243L..69S bySWANENBURG B.N. , BENNETT K., BIGNAMI G.F., BUCCHERI R., CARAVEO P., HERMSEN W., KANBACH G., LICHTI G.G., MASNOU J.L., MAYER-HASSELWANDER H.A., PAUL J.A., SACCO B., SCARSI L., WILLS R.D. Astrophys. J., 243, 69-73 (1981) Second COS-B catalogue of high-energy γ-ray sources. o<2CG LLL+BB> N=25 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)