Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati Cl Melotte$

Details on Acronym:   Mel
   Mel (Melotte) ***** Avoid the usage of Mel, prefer Melotte
Details on Acronym:   Melotte
   Melotte (Melotte)= (Mel) Write:<<Cl Melotte NNN>> N: 245 Object:OCl + GCl  (SIMBAD class: Cluster* = Cluster of Stars) Ref:=1915MmRAS..60..175M byMELOTTE P.J. Mem. R. Astron. Soc., 60, 175-186 (1915) A catalogue of star clusters shown on the Franklin-Adams chart plates. oCatalogue: <Cl Melotte NNN> (Nos 1-245)