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

Details on Acronym:   BA
   BA (Balloon number) Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   Balloon
   Balloon (Balloon number)= (BA) Write:<<Balloon FFFFFFNNN>> N: 28+306 Object:UV Exc. Obj.  (SIMBAD class: UV = UV-emission Source) Note:SCAP exp.
In the format, the first two FF stands for the flight number, the 4 last FFFF indicates up to 2 frames on which the star is seen, NNN is a running number. Ref:=1985A&AS...60..459T byTOBIN W. Astron. Astrophys., Suppl. Ser., 60, 459-470 (1985) Four-colour and H-β photometry of blue stars selected from a balloon-ultraviolet survey and other sources. oTable III: <Balloon FFffffNNN> N=28 Ref:=1991A&A...250..370B byBIXLER J.V. , BOWYER S., LAGET M. Astron. Astrophys., 250, 370-388 (1991) A high galactic latitude survey of far-ultraviolet excess objects. o<Balloon FFffffNNN> N=306 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/250/370 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)