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

Details on Acronym:   MCW
   MCW (Morgan+Code+Whitford) Write:<<MCW NNNN>> N: 1270 Object:Blue Giant *  (SIMBAD class: Star) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Ref:=1955ApJS....2...41M byMORGAN W.W. , CODE A.D., WHITFORD A.E. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 2, 41-74 (1955) Studies in galactic structure. II. Luminosity classification for 1270 blue giants stars. oTable 1: <MCW NNNN> (Nos 1-1270) Originof the Acronym: L (1994A&AS..104..315T)