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

Details on Acronym:   B
   B (Barsony+) ***** Avoid the usage of B, prefer BKLT Originof the Acronym: L (2001A&A...372..173B)
Details on Acronym:   BKLT
   BKLT (Barsony+Kenyon+Lada+Teuben)= (B) Write:<<BKLT JHHMMSS+DDMMSSA>> N: 4495 Object:(Near IR)  (SIMBAD class: NearIR = Near-IR Source (λ < 3 µm)) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:The BKLT catalog lists positions (both J2000.0 and B1950.0) to 1.2" accuracy and JHK magnitudes for 4495 sources identified from a near-infrared imaging survey (using the SQIID instrument on the KPNO 1.3-meter telescope) which covered a square degree of the star-forming rho Ophiuchi cloud core. in source:NAME rho Oph Cloud Ref:=1997ApJS..112..109B byBARSONY M. , KENYON S.J., LADA E.A., TEUBEN P.J. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 112, 109-191 (1997) A near-infrared imaging survey of the ρ Ophiuchi cloud core. oTable 2: <BKLT JHHMMSS-DDMMSSA> N=4495. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/112/109 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)