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

Details on Acronym:   2XMMp
   2XMMp (Second XMM-Newton catalogue, preliminary version) Write:<<2XMMp JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: about 150000 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:In preparation.
Catalogue derived from analysis of approx 5 years of data from XMM-Newton observatory on behalf of the consortium which includes institutes in UK, France, Germany, Spain, and Italy.
Source designations follow those of 1XMM catalogue.
2007A&A...465..759M, 2008A&A...477..125C: first refs with 2XMMp objects. Ref:=2007A&A...465..759M byMEMOLA E. , CACCIANIGA A., COCCHIA F., DELLA CECA R., MACCACARO T., SEVERGNINI P., FYFE D.J., MATEOS S., WATSON M.G., LAMER G. Astron. Astrophys., 465, 759-764 (2007) Searching for absorbed AGN in the 2XMM-Newton pre-release EPIC Serendipitous Source Catalogue. oTables 1, 2: <2XMMp JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=3. Ref:=2008A&A...477..125C byCOMBI J.A. , ALBACETE-COLOMBO J.F., MARTI J. Astron. Astrophys., 477, 125-132 (2008) A new search strategy for microquasar candidates using NVSS/2MASS and XMM-Newton data. oTable 1, col(1): numbering NN (Nos 1-86) not used in SIMBAD. oTable 1, col(2): <2XMMp JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=86. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/477/125 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5