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

Details on Acronym:   U
   U (Uppsala obs., general catalog) ***** Avoid the usage of U, prefer UGC Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   UGC
   UGC (Uppsala obs., General Catalog)= (U) Write:<<UGC NNNNNA>> N: 12940 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:(Nos 1-12921) + 19 galaxies added with the format NNNNNA in the addenda p. 437.
Some UGC galaxies are splitted in different components in 1999ApJS..125..409C, see [CCA99] NNNNNa = UGC NNNNNA. See also AGC for numbering > 100000. Ref:=1973UGC...C......0N byNILSON P. Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsaliensis, Ser. V:A, 0-None (1973) Uppsala General Catalogue of Galaxies. Data for 12,921 galaxies north of δ =-2 30. o<UGC NNNNNA> N=12940 (Nos 1-12921). Ref:=1999ApJS..125..409C byCOTTON W.D. , CONDON J.J., ARBIZZANI E. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 125, 409-412 (1999) Arcsecond positions of UGC galaxies. oTable 1: <[CCA99] UGC NNNNNa>, <[CCA99] UGC NNNNNAa>, N=829. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/26 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/125/409
Details on Acronym:   UGCG
   UGCG (Uppsala obs., General Catalog of G) ** catalog: use UGC Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature