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

Details on Acronym:   CFHQS
   CFHQS (Canada-France High-z QSO Survey) Write:<<CFHQS JHHMMSS+DDMMSS>> N: 4+6+9 Object:QSO  (SIMBAD class: QSO = Quasar) Note:Canada-France High-z Quasar Survey. CFHT MegaCam photometry. Gemini South GMOS and Hobby-Eberly telescope LRS spectroscopy. Ref:=2007AJ....134.2435W byWILLOTT C.J. , DELORME P., OMONT A., BERGERON J., DELFOSSE X., FORVEILLE T., ALBERT L., REYLE C., HILL G.J., GULLY-SANTIAGO M., VINTEN P., CRAMPTON D., HUTCHINGS J.B., SCHADE D., SIMARD L., SAWICKI M., BEELEN A., COX P. Astron. J., 134, 2435-2450 (2007) Four quasars above redshift 6 discovered by the Canada-France high-z quasar survey. oTable 1: <CFHQS JHHMMSS+DDMMSS> N=4. Ref:=2009AJ....137.3541W byWILLOTT C.J. , DELORME P., REYLE C., ALBERT L., BERGERON J., CRAMPTON D., DELFOSSE X., FORVEILLE T., HUTCHINGS J.B., McLURE R.J., OMONT A., SCHADE D. Astron. J., 137, 3541-3547 (2009) Six more quasars at redshift 6 discovered by the Canada-France high-z quasar survey. oTable 1: <CFHQS JHHMMSS+DDMMSS> N=6 added. Ref:=2010AJ....139..906W byWILLOTT C.J. , DELORME P., REYLE C., ALBERT L., BERGERON J., CRAMPTON D., DELFOSSE X., FORVEILLE T., HUTCHINGS J.B., McLURE R.J., OMONT A., SCHADE D. Astron. J., 139, 906-918 (2010) The Canada-France high-z quasar survey: nine new quasars and the luminosity function at redshift 6. oTable 1: <CFHQS JHHMMSS+DDMMSS> N=9 added. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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