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

Details on Acronym:   HRG
   HRG (Hertling, Ring Galaxy) Write:<<HRG FFFNN>> N: 108+125 Object:Ring G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Format 'FFFNN': always 5 digits without space or separator. The first three 'FFF' are ESO plate number, the two last 'NN' are ring galaxy running number in that plate. Ref:=1992A&AS...94..245F byFAUNDEZ-ABANS M. , HERTLING G., RAMIREZ A.C. Astron. Astrophys., Suppl. Ser., 94, 245-250 (1992) The visual appearance of the nuclei of ring-shaped galaxies as an alternative classification criterion. oESO 159-02 misprint for 195-02 o<HRG FFFNN> N=108, format with always 5 digits Ref:=1994A&AS..104....1F byFAUNDEZ-ABANS M. , CUEVAS H.L., HERTLING G.P. Astron. Astrophys., Suppl. Ser., 104, 1-7 (1994) Search for faint ring-shaped galaxies in the -77° to -87° declination interval. opositions could be wrong up to 10'. Positions are offen different in 1998A&AS..129..357F o<HRG FFFNN> N=125, format with always 5 digits =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+AS/104/1 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)