Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati Cl* NGC 5272 S$

Details on Acronym:   Cl* NGC 5272 S
   Cl* NGC 5272 S (Sandage) Write:<<Cl* NGC 5272 S NNNNN # 5 digits>>
<<Cl* NGC 5272 S A>>
<<Cl* NGC 5272 S AA>> N: 1052+26+38 Object:*inCl Rem:Table II: formats 'A' or 'AA', N=64 * of the 2ndary sequence.

Table VI: format 'NNNNN' (always 5 digits) or R-R-NNN,
1st 'R' stands for series (Nos I to III),
2nd 'R' stands for parts on the maps, (Nos I to VI),
and last 'NNN' for the star numbering in each sector.
ex.: Cl* NGC 5272 S II-IV-1 = Cl* NGC 5272 S 24001 (always 5 digits) Ref:=1953AJ.....58...61S bySANDAGE A.R. Astron. J., 58, 61-75 (1953) The color-magnitude diagram for the globular cluster M 3. oTable II: <CL* NGC 5272 S A> (Nos A-Z), <CL* NGC 5272 S AA> (Nos AA-AZ, BA-BL). Table VI: <CL* NGC 5272 S NNNNN> N=1052.
Details on Acronym:   Cl* NGC 5272 San
   Cl* NGC 5272 San (Sandage) ====>Equivalent to: Cl* NGC 5272 S

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