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

Details on Acronym:   MCXC
   MCXC (Meta-Catalogue of X-ray detected Clusters of Galaxies) Write:<<MCXC JHHMM.m+DDMM>> N: 1743 Object:X-ray Cluster of Galaxies  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:The meta-catalogue of X-ray detected clusters of galaxies (MCXC) comprises N=1743 X-ray clusters of galaxies from ROSAT observations. Ref:=2011A&A...534A.109P byPIFFARETTI R. , ARNAUD M., PRATT G.W., POINTECOUTEAU E., MELIN J.-B. Astron. Astrophys., 534A, 109-109 (2011) The MCXC: a meta-catalogue of X-ray detected clusters of galaxies. oTable 2: <MCXC JHHMM.m+DDMM> N=1743. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as <J/A+A/534/A109/> Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)