Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 17-May-2024)

Result of query: info cati VCC$

Details on Acronym:   BST
   BST (Bingelli+Sandage+Tammann) ***** Avoid the usage of BST, prefer VCC Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   VCC
   VCC (Very Cold Core) ***** Avoid the usage of VCC, prefer [THK2000] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   VCC
   VCC (Virgo Cluster Catalog)= (BST) Write:<<VCC NNNN>> N: 2096 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Field about 140 sq.deg centered at alpha 12h25m, Dec +13deg complete down to B about 18. No plate. Ref:=1985AJ.....90.1681B byBINGGELI B. , SANDAGE A., TAMMANN G.A. Astron. J., 90, 1681-1758 (1985) Studies of the Virgo cluster. II. A catalog of 2096 galaxies in the Virgo cluster area. oTable II: <VCC NNNN> (Nos 1-2096) =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/AJ/90/1681 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)