Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 10-Apr-2024)

Result of query: info cati EGB$

Details on Acronym:   EGB
   EGB (Ellis+Grayson+Bond)= (EG B) Write:<<EGB NN>>
<<EGB HHMM+DD>> N: 7+3 Object:PN or central * of PN  (SIMBAD class: PlanetaryNeb = Planetary Nebula) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Table 1: Definite and possible PN, N=7, not numbered with format 'N' by the authors, only format 'HHMM+DD'.
Table II: additional low-surface-brightness obj,. N=3, not numbered with format 'NN' by the authors, only format 'HHMM+DD'.
The objects are found in the literature renumbered from (Nos 1-10) Ref:=1984PASP...96..283E byELLIS G.L. , GRAYSON E.T., BOND H.E. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 96, 283-286 (1984) A search for faint planetary nebulae on Palomar Sky Survey prints. o<EGB NN> or <EGB HHMM+DD> N=10 Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature