Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 19-Jul-2024)

Result of query: info cati BTS$

Details on Acronym:   BTS
   BTS (Binggeli+Tarenghi+Sandage) Write:<<BTS NNN>> N: 179 Object:Dwarf G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Note:(Nos 1-179), dwarf and dwarf candidate galaxies in the field defined as the space outside of rich clusters of galaxies. Ref:=1990A&A...228...42B byBINGGELI B. , TARENGHI M., SANDAGE A. Astron. Astrophys., 228, 42-60 (1990) The abundance and morphological segregation of dwarf galaxies in the field. oTable 2: <BTS NNN> (Nos 1-179) Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)