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

Details on Acronym:   XRF
   XRF (X-Ray Flash)= (XRO) Write:<<XRF YYMMDDA>> Object:(Gamma)  (SIMBAD class: gammaBurst = Gamma-ray Burst) Note:Compilation of Gamma-Ray Bursts (GRB) and X-ray Flashes. Ref:=2005ApJ...627....1F byFRIEDMAN A.S. , BLOOM J.S. Astrophys. J., 627, 1-25 (2005) Toward a more standardized candle using γ-ray burst energetics and spectra. oTable 1: <XRF YYMMDDA> N=52. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   XRO
   XRO (X-Ray Outburst) ***** Avoid the usage of XRO, prefer XRF Originof the Acronym: L (2008Natur.453..469S)