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

Details on Acronym:   2MASP
   2MASP (2Micron All-Sky Survey Prototype)= (2MASSP) Write:<<2MASP JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS>> Object:(IR)  (SIMBAD class: Infrared = Infra-Red Source) Note:2 Micron All-Sky Survey 2MASS
1997ApJ...476..311K: 1st ref. containing N=8 '2MASP' stars. Ref:=1997ApJ...476..311K byKIRKPATRICK J.D. , BEICHMAN C.A., SKRUTSKIE M.F. Astrophys. J., 476, 311-318 (1997) The coolest isolated M dwarf and other 2MASS discoveries. oTables 2, 4: <2MASP JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS> N=8 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJ/476/311 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   2MASSP
   2MASSP (2Micron All-Sky Survey Prototype) ***** Avoid the usage of 2MASSP, prefer 2MASP Originof the Acronym: L (1998A&A...338.1066T)