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

Details on Acronym:   WINGS
   WINGS (WIde-field Nearby Galaxy-cluster Survey) Write:<<WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 6132+771750 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat.in SIMBAD: 2009A&A...495..707C is completely incorporated. Note:WHT AF2/WYFFOS, AAT 2dF spectroscopy and UKIRT WFCAM, MPG/ESO2.2m WFI,INT WFC photometry of WINGS galaxy clusters selected from ROSAT Brightest Cluster Sample (BCS) and its extension (eBCS), and the X-ray Brightest Abell-type Cluster sample (XBACs). Ref:=2009A&A...495..707C byCAVA A. , BETTONI D., POGGIANTI B.M., COUCH W.J., MOLES M., VARELA J., BIVIANO A., D'ONOFRIO M., DRESSLER A., FASANO G., FRITZ J., KJAERGAARD P., RAMELLA M., VALENTINUZZI T. Astron. Astrophys., 495, 707-719 (2009) WINGS-SPE spectroscopy in the wide-field nearby galaxy-cluster survey. oTable 4: <WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=6132. Ref:=2009A&A...497..667V byVARELA J. , D'ONOFRIO M., MARMO C., FASANO G., BETTONI D., CAVA A., COUCH W.J., DRESSLER A., KJAERGAARD P., MOLES M., PIGNATELLI E., POGGIANTI B.M., VALENTINUZZI T. Astron. Astrophys., 497, 667-676 (2009) WINGS: a WIde-field nearby galaxy-cluster survey. II. Deep optical photometry of 77 nearby clusters. o<WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=771750. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/495/707 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/497/667 Originof the Acronym: A (2009A&A...495..707C)