Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Details on Acronym:   W
   W (Weistrop) ***** Avoid the usage of W, prefer Weis
Details on Acronym:   Weis
   Weis (Weistrop)= (W) = (Weistrop) Write:<<Weis FNNNN>> Object:Faint Blue *  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:3 1st ref. with Weistrop stars.
Numbering 'FNNNN' from a UBV photometric study of 13820 stars between V = 12 and 18 near the North Galactic Pole. The first digit 'F' stands for region 1 to 6 in NGP, defined by Weistrop. in source:NAME NGP Ref:=1973A&A....23..215W byWEISTROP D. Astron. Astrophys., 23, 215-219 (1973) A search for faint blue objects near the North Galactic Pole. oTables 1, 2, 3: <Weis NNNNN> N=16 Ref:=1987AJ.....94.1600Y byYOSS K.M. , NEESE C.L., HARTKOPF W.I. Astron. J., 94, 1600-1615 (1987) A kinematic and abundance survey at the galactic poles. III. oTable I: <Weis NNNNN> N=110 Ref:=1989PASP..101..653Y byYOSS K.M. , SHANKAR A., BELL D., NEESE C.L., DETWEILER H.L. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 101, 653-660 (1989) Photoelectric V and (B-V) for Weistrop stars near the North Galactic Pole. oTable 1: <Weis NNNNN> N=173
Details on Acronym:   Weistrop
   Weistrop (Weistrop) ***** Avoid the usage of Weistrop, prefer Weis