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

Details on Acronym:   MX
   MX (Massachusetts univ., X-ray) ***** Avoid the usage of MX, prefer MXB Originof the Acronym: L (2004ApJ...613L.133C)
Details on Acronym:   MXB
   MXB (Massachusetts univ., X-ray Burster)= (MX) Write:<<MXB HHMM+DD>>
<<MXB HHMM+DDd>> Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Note:1981SSRv...28....3L: first ref. with 18 'MXB' objects. Ref:=1981SSRv...28....3L byLEWIN W.H.G. , JOSS P.C. Space Sci. Rev., 28, 3-87 (1981) X-ray bursters and the X-ray sources of the galactic bulge. oTable IV: <MXB HHMM+DD>, <MXB HHMM+DDd> N=18 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)