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

Details on Acronym:   HBQS
   HBQS (Homogeneous Bright QSO Survey) Write:<<HBQS HHMM+DDMMa>> N: 565 Object:QSO + G + *  (SIMBAD class: Unknown = Object of Unknown Nature) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:There is no format for objects in Table 4. The format 'HHMM+DDMM' (truncated coordinates) as given by the authors for QSOs is used in SIMBAD, with 'HHMM+DDMMa' for the few duplicated designations. Ref:=1995A&AS..112..347C byCRISTIANI S. , LA FRANCA F., ANDREANI P., GEMMO A., GOLDSCHMIDT P., MILLER L., VIO R., BARBIERI C., BODINI L., IOVINO A., LAZZARIN M., CLOWES R., MacGILLIVRAY H., GOUIFFES C., LISSANDRINI C., SAVAGE A. Astron. Astrophys., Suppl. Ser., 112, 347-366 (1995) The ESO key-programme "A homogeneous bright QSO survey". I. The methods and the "deep" fields. oTable 4: <HBQS HHMM+DDMMa> N=285 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)