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

Details on Acronym:   PGR
   PGR (PG Survey, Rejected star) (Not yet in Simbad) Write:<<PGR JHHMMm+DDMM>> N: 1125 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:In preparation.
This catalogue consists of stars that were candidates for inclusion in the Palomar Green (PG) catalogue of UV-excess stellar Objects (1986ApJS...61..305G) based on their preliminary photographic U-B color indices. They were rejected based on low-resolution classification spectra, as described in Section IV of Green et al. Auth.:WADE R.A.
Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5