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

Details on Acronym:   MKW
   MKW (Morgan+Kayser+White) Write:<<MKW NN>>
<<MKW Ns>> N: 12+4 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Paper II: AWM Ref:=1975ApJ...199..545M byMORGAN W.W. , KAYSER S., WHITE R.A. Astrophys. J., 199, 545-548 (1975) cD galaxies in poor clusters. oTable 1: <MKW NN> (Nos 1-12), <MKW Ns> (Nos 1s-4s) Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)