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

Details on Acronym:   VLGG
   VLGG (Very Luminous Galaxy Group) Write:<<VLGG HHMM+DDMM>> N: 54 Object:Group of G  (SIMBAD class: GroupG = Group of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Table 2: N=54 groups or clusters of VLG galaxies, named 'VLGG HHMM+DDMM'. See also table 1: [CDB98] galaxies. Ref:=1998AJ....115.2250C byCAPPI A. , DA COSTA L.N., BENOIST C., MAUROGORDATO S., PELLEGRINI P.S. Astron. J., 115, 2250-2263 (1998) Properties of very luminous galaxies. oTable 1: <[CDB98] NNN> (Nos 1-113) = <[CDB98] VLG HHMM+DDMM> N=113. Table 2: <VLGG HHMM+DDMM> N=54. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database