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

Details on Acronym:   2SLAQ
   2SLAQ (2dF-SDSS LRG and QSO) Write:<<2SLAQ JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 14978 + 54457 Object:G + QSO  (SIMBAD class: Unknown = Object of Unknown Nature) Note:Spectroscopic survey of Luminous Red Galaxies (LRG) and QSOs with 2dF on the Anglo-Australian Telescope. Ref:=2006MNRAS.372..425C byCANNON R. , DRINKWATER M., EDGE A., EISENSTEIN D., NICHOL R., OUTRAM P., PIMBBLET K., DE PROPRIS R., ROSEBOOM I., WAKE D., ALLEN P., BLAND-HAWTHORN J., BRIDGES T., CARSON D., CHIU K., COLLESS M., COUCH W., CROOM S., DRIVER S., FINE S., HEWETT P., LOVEDAY J., ROSS N., SADLER E.M., SHANKS T., SHARP R., SMITH J.A., STOUGHTON C., WEILBACHER P., BRUNNER R.J., MEIKSIN A., SCHNEIDER D.P. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 372, 425-442 (2006) The 2dF-SDSS LRG and QSO (2SLAQ) Luminous Red Galaxy Survey. oCatalog: <2SLAQ JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=14978. Ref:=2009MNRAS.392...19C byCROOM S.M. , RICHARDS G.T., SHANKS T., BOYLE B.J., SHARP R.G., BLAND-HAWTHORN J., BRIDGES T., BRUNNER R.J., CANNON R., CARSON D., CHIU K., COLLESS M., COUCH W., DE PROPRIS R., DRINKWATER M.J., EDGE A., FINE S., LOVEDAY J., MILLER L., MYERS A.D., NICHOL R.C., OUTRAM P., PIMBBLET K., ROSEBOOM I., ROSS N., SCHNEIDER D.P., SMITH A., STOUGHTON C., STRAUSS M.A., WAKE D. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 392, 19-44 (2009) The 2dF-SDSS LRG and QSO survey: the spectroscopic QSO catalogue. oTables S1-S2: <2SLAQ JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=54457. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/MNRAS/372/425 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as <J/MNRAS/392/19/> Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)