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

Details on Acronym:   GSPC
   GSPC (Guide Star Photometric Catalog) Write:<<GSPC PNNN-A>>
<<GSPC SNNN-A>> N: 1477 Object:Phe Std. *  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:All-sky set of 1477 photoelectrically determined BV sequences covering the magnitude range from 9 to 15. In the format, the first letter is 'P' for Palomar (Northern hemisphere) N=583, or 'S' for SERC (Southern hemisphere) N=894. Finding Charts. Ref:=1988ApJS...68....1L byLASKER B.M. , STURCH C.R., LOPEZ C., MALLAMA A.D., McLAUGHLIN S.F., RUSSELL J.L., WISNIEWSKI W.Z., GILLESPIE B.A., JENKNER H., SICILIANO E.D., KENNY D., BAUMERT J.H., GOLDBERG A.M., HENRY G.W., KEMPER E., SIEGEL M.J. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 68, 1-90 (1988) The guide star photometric catalog. I. oUpdated Version 1 in 1996. oTable 7: <GSPC PNNN-A>, <GSPC SNNN-A>, N=1477 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as II/143