Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 8C$

Details on Acronym:   8C
   8C (8th Cambridge catalog) Write:<<8C HHMM+DDdA>> N: about 5000 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio Source) Note:In the catalogue, 8C objects have no format, and only 1950 coordinates 'HHMMSS+DDMMSS' SIMBAD use the format 'HHMM+DDdA' as found in the references 1992MNRAS.256..404L and 1993MNRAS.263..707L. Ref:=1990MNRAS.244..233R byREES N. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 244, 233-246 (1990) A deep 38-MHz radio survey of the area δ >+60. omicrofiche MN 244/1-5 o<8C HHMM+DDdA> =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/31 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)