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

Details on Acronym:   UVBS
   UVBS (UV Bright Star) (Not yet in Simbad) Write:<<UVBS NNNN>> N: 1356 Object:(UV)  (SIMBAD class: UV = UV-emission source) Note:1976, ESA SR-27: This catalogue contains observations carried out by the S2/68 Ultraviolet Sky Survey Telescope (UVSST) aboard the ESRO Satellite TD-1, which measured the absolute ultraviolet flux distribution between 2740A (274nm) and 1350A (135nm). The data presented in this catalogue were obtained during the first observation period, which lasted from 19 March 1972 to 31 October 1972, and contains the brightest objects, for which the signal is good enough to give valuable spectrophotometric information. Faint Star Catalogue (Catalogue of Ultraviolet Fluxes): see TD1, II/59 Auth.:JAMAR C.+ Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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