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

Details on Acronym:   CXOMP
   CXOMP (Chandra Multi-wavelength Project) Write:<<CXOMP JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: about 6800 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:Survey of serendipitous X-ray sources in the Chandra X-ray Observatory archival data.
These are being followed-up with optical imaging and spectroscopy in order to identify and classify the sources into their various types.
The authors (Wilkes+, ) expect a final sample of around 4000 sources, 70/100 of which will be active galactic nuclei. Ref:=2004ApJS..150...19K byKIM D.-W. , CAMERON R.A., DRAKE J.J., EVANS N.R., FREEMAN P., GAETZ T.J., GHOSH H., GREEN P.J., HARNDEN F.R.Jr, KAROVSKA M., KASHYAP V., MAKSYM P.W., RATZLAFF P.W., SCHLEGEL E.M., SILVERMAN J.D., TANANBAUM H.D., VIKHLININ A.A., WILKES B.J., GRIMES J.P. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 150, 19-None (2004) Chandra multiwavelength project. I. First X-ray source catalog. oTable 7: <CXOMP JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=991. Ref:=2007ApJS..169..401K byKIM M. , KIM D.-W., WILKES B.J., GREEN P.J., KIM E., ANDERSON C.S., BARKHOUSE W.A., EVANS N.R., IVEZIC Z., KAROVSKA M., KASHYAP V.L., LEE M.G., MAKSYM P., MOSSMAN A.E., SILVERMAN J.D., TANANBAUM H.D. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 169, 401-429 (2007) Chandra multiwavelength project X-ray point source catalog. oTable 3: <CXOMP JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N= about 6800. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/150/19 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/169/401 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5