Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati BM83]$

Details on Acronym:   [BM83]
   [BM83] (Bradt+McClintock, 1983)= (X) Write:<<[BM83] XHHMM+DDd>> N: 127 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Table 1: Bright or compact discrete galactic X-ray sources N = 96 optical identifications
Table 3: Bright source digest, N=115. Updates Bradt H.V.+, 1979, in X-ray Astronomy, ed Baity W.A., Peterson L.E., Oxford-Pergamon p. 3 (53 optical identif.) Ref:=1983ARA&A..21...13B byBRADT H.V.D. , McCLINTOCK J.E. Annual Rev. Astron. Astrophys., 21, 13-66 (1983) The optical counterparts of compact galactic X-ray sources. oTables 1, 3: <[BM83] XHHMM+DDd> N=127. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   X
   X (X-ray source) ***** Avoid the usage of X, prefer [BM83] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)