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

Details on Acronym:   2RXS
   2RXS (2st ROSAT X Survey) Write:<<2RXS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: 135118 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:Second ROSAT all-sky survey source catalogue obtained from the ROSAT all-sky survey (RASS) observations. It represents an extended and revised version of the bright and faint source catalogues. Ref:=2016A&A...588A.103B byBOLLER T. , FREYBERG M.J., TRUMPER J., HABERL F., VOGES W., NANDRA K. Astron. Astrophys., 588A, 103-103 (2016) Second ROSAT all-sky survey (2RXS) source catalogue. o<2RXS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=135118. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/588/A103 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)