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

Result of query: info cati UPM$

Details on Acronym:   UPM
   UPM (U.S. Naval Observatory Proper Motion) Write:<<UPM JHHMM+DDMMA>> N: 474+500 Object:PM*  (SIMBAD class: HighPM* = High Proper Motion Star) Note:Ongoing proper motion search conducted at the U.S. Naval Observatory. The first few papers will use the UCAC3 catalog to search for proper motion stars in the southern sky. Future searches could be done using the upcoming UCAC4 or data from the URAT program.
See also [FZH2010]. Ref:=2010AJ....140..844F byFINCH C.T. , ZACHARIAS N., HENRY T.J. Astron. J., 140, 844-869 (2010) UCAC3 proper motion survey. I. Discovery of new proper motion stars in UCAC3 with 0.40"/yr > µ ≥ 0.18"/yr between declinations -90° and -47°. oTable 2: <UPM JHHMM+DDMMA> N=474, <[FZH2010] UPM JHHMM+DDMM> N=32. Ref:=2012ApJ...745..118F byFINCH C.T. , ZACHARIAS N., BOYD M.R., HENRY T.J., HAMBLY N.C. Astrophys. J., 745, 118 (2012) UCAC3 proper motion survey. II. Discovery of new proper motion stars in UCAC3 with 0".40/yr > µ ≥ 0".18/yr between declinations -47° and 00°. oTable 2: <UPM JHHMM+DDMMA> N=500. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/AJ/140/844 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJ/745/118 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5