Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 31-May-2024)

Result of query: info cati SSTCYGX$

Details on Acronym:   SSTCYGX
   SSTCYGX (Spitzer Space Telescope Cygnus X) Write:<<SSTCYGX JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> Object:(IR)  (SIMBAD class: Infrared = Infra-Red Source) Note:The Spitzer Legacy Survey of the Cygnus-X Complex: Spitzer IRAC and MIPS observations of a ∼24 square degree region centered near 20:30:25, +40:00 (J2000).
There are 2804385 sources in the Catalog, and 3521905 sources in the Archive (less "reliable").
For more information, cf. http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/cygnusX/ Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)