Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati NGC 2579$

Details on Acronym:   NGC 2579
   NGC 2579 Write:<<NGC 2579 NN>> N: 72 Object:*inCl Ref:=1968ArA.....5...63L byLINDOFF U. Arkiv for Astron., 5, 63-103 (1968) The open clusters NGC 2546, Pi 1, NGC 2579 and Cr 185. oFor NGC 2579, stars 1 to 72 are not members of the cluster but a random Milky Way field selected in error by Lindoff.
Details on Acronym:   Cl* NGC 2579 L
   Cl* NGC 2579 L (Lindoff) ====>Equivalent to: NGC 2579