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

Details on Acronym:   St
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Details on Acronym:   Stock
   Stock (Discoverer's name)= (St) Write:<<Cl Stock NN>> N: 21 Object:OCl  (SIMBAD class: OpenCluster = Open Cluster) Note:N=21 (N=2 in 1956ApJ...123..258S). The other clusters (Stock 1956, 1957) were published for the first time in the first edition of the Catalogue of Star Clusters and Associations, 1958, see Alter+, 1970, Catalogue of star clusters and associations, Akad. Kiado, Budapest. Ref:=1956ApJ...123..258S bySTOCK J. Astrophys. J., 123, 258-266 (1956) Magnitudes and colors for stars in two new galactic clusters. oCluster in Vulpecula = Cl Stock 1, Cluster in Perseus = Cl Stock 2. o<Cl Stock N> (Nos 1-2). Table 2: <Cl* Stock 1 S NNN> (Nos 1-158). Table 3: <Cl* Stock 2 S NNN> (Nos 1-209).