Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Details on Acronym:   LHS
   LHS (Luyten, Half Second)= ELHS Write:<<LHS NNNNa>> N: 4489 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: HighPM* = High Proper Motion Star) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:1st edition in 1976, 2nd in 1979, Atlas of Identif. chart for LHS stars in 1979, all publications of Univ. Minnesota, Minneapolis.
Format 'NNNNa': letter 'a' for 5 additional LHS stars inserted in RA.
1995PASP..107..742M: 2 stars, LHS 2067 and LHS 2068, have mistaken identities, they are named ELHS 2067 and ELHS 2068 by the authors (E for Erroneous), new LHS 2067 and LHS 2068 are introduced Ref:=1979LHS...C......0L byLUYTEN W.J. A catalogue of stars with proper motion > 0''.5 annually. Univ. Minnesota,1976, 0-None (1979) A catalogue of stars with proper motions exceeding 0".5 annually (2nd edition). o<LHS NNNNa> N=about 4000. Ref:=2002ApJS..141..187B byBAKOS G.A. , SAHU K.C., NEMETH P. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 141, 187-193 (2002) Revised coordinates and proper motions of the stars in the Luyten half-second catalog. oTable 2: <LHS NNNNa> N=4470. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as I/87 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as I/279
Details on Acronym:   LHS
   LHS (Lenzen+Hodapp+Solf) ***** Avoid the usage of LHS, prefer [LHS84] Originof the Acronym: L (1996ApJ...462..79C,1998ApJ...504..359G)