Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 6C*$

Details on Acronym:   6C*
   6C* (Blundell+Rawlings+Eales+, 1998) Write:<<6C* HHMM+DDd>> N: 34 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio Source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Sample of steep spectrum radio sources from the 6C survey, designed to find radio galaxies at z>4. Ref:=1998MNRAS.295..265B byBLUNDELL K.M. , RAWLINGS S., EALES S.A., TAYLOR G.B., BRADLEY A.D. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 295, 265-279 (1998) A sample of 6C radio sources designed to find objects at redshift z>4. I. The radio data. oTable 1: <6C* HHMM+DDd> N=34. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)