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

Details on Acronym:   WOSH
   WOSH (Watson+Oates+Shanks+Hale-Sutton) Write:<<WOSH FFFGNNN>> N: 246 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:In the format the field 'FFF' is the SERC field number (Table 4), the letter 'G' stands for galaxy. The objects are e.g. 862G145 = WOSH 862-145 Ref:=1991MNRAS.253..222W byWATSON F.G. , OATES A.P., SHANKS T., HALE-SUTTON D. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 253, 222-234 (1991) CCD multi-object spectroscopy of galaxies at the UKST. oTable 5:<WOSH FFFGNNN> N=246. Originof the Acronym: D = Assigned by the Dictionary of Acronyms