Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati AGASC$

Details on Acronym:   AGASC
   AGASC (AXAF Guide and Acquisition Star Catalog) Write:<<AGASC NNNNNNNNNN>> N: 18865968 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:All-sky astrometric and photometric catalog prepared for the operation of Chandra (formerly AXAF). The catalogue is described in Schmidt & Green (2003ASPC..295...81S), and available at the following website:
http://www.astronomy.csdb.cn/asc/cgi-gen/cda/agasc/agascInterface.pl.htm Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)