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

Details on Acronym:   OGC
   OGC (Ogle Galaxy Catalog) Write:<<OGC NNNN>> N: 1616 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Note:Catalog of the most optically luminous galaxies with r-band luminosity >8L*.
1st publication: Ogle et al. 2016ApJ...817..109O Ref:=2016ApJ...817..109O byOGLE P.M. , LANZ L., NADER C., HELOU G. Astrophys. J., 817, 109 (2016) Superluminous spiral galaxies. oTable 1: <OGC NNNN> N=53 among (Nos 65-1611). Ref:=2019ApJS..243...14O byOGLE P.M. , LANZ L., APPLETON P.N., HELOU G., MAZZARELLA J. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 243, 14-14 (2019) A catalog of the most optically luminous galaxies at z < 0.3: super spirals, super lenticulars, super post-mergers, and giant ellipticals. oTable 2: <OGC NNNN> N=1527 among (Nos 1-1662). Caltech Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5