Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati dCAZ94 HCG$


Details on Acronym:   dCAZ94
   dCAZ94 (de Carvalho+Zepf+, 1994) Write:<<dCAZ94 HCG NNN-NNa>> N: 317 Object:G in Group  (SIMBAD class: GtowardsGroup = Galaxy towards a Group of Galaxies) Note:ref. 1994ApJS...93...47D describes the catalogue of galaxies in Hickson HCG groups.
ref. 1996ApJ...463L...5R gives a sample of galaxies in HCG 16 ref. 1997ApJS..110....1D present 317 galaxies in 17 HCGs.
In the format 'HCG NNN-NNa' the letter 'a' stands for the letter of the galaxy in the HCG catalogue.
ex.: dCAZ94 HCG 4-04 = dCAZ94 HCG 4-04c = HCG 4c Ref:=1996ApJ...463L...5R byRIBEIRO A.L.B. , DE CARVALHO R.R., COZIOL R., CAPELATO H.V., ZEPF S.E. Astrophys. J., 463, 5-8 (1996) HCG 16: a high concentration of active galaxies in the nearby universe. oTable 1: <dCAZ94 HCG 16-NN> N=7 among (Nos 1-10) Ref:=1997ApJS..110....1D byDE CARVALHO R.R. , RIBEIRO A.L.B., CAPELATO H.V., ZEPF S.E. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 110, 1-8 (1997) Redshift survey of galaxies around a selected sample of compact groups. oTable 2: <dCAZ94 HCG NN-NNa> N=317 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/110/1 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)