Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 17-May-2024)

Result of query: info cati NIPSS$

Details on Acronym:   NIPSS
   NIPSS (Near Infrared Photographic Sky Survey)= (RSO) = (RSO1) Write:<<NIPSS FFFFCNNN>> N: 1183 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:Craine+, 1979: Near infrared photographic sky survey. Catalog of red stellar objects. I. Steward Obs. Contr. Series A, No. 3.
In the format 'FFFF' stands for 23 fields among (Nos 1-1900) defined in the Field Index of Rossano + Craine, 1980, Pachart Publishing House, Tucson, Arizona, and 'C' for chart
Table 2: N=1183 red stellar objects. Identif. charts. Auth.:CRAINE E.R.+
Details on Acronym:   RSO
   RSO (Red Stellar Obj.) ** catalog: use NIPSS Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   RSO1
   RSO1 (Red Stellar Obj.) ** catalog: use NIPSS