Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati NCA2002]$

Details on Acronym:   [NCA2002]
   [NCA2002] (Nelson+Cook+Axelrod+, 2002)= (WD) Write:<<[NCA2002] WD N>> N: 7 Object:WD  (SIMBAD class: WD* = White Dwarf) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:HST WFPC2 observations of the Groth-Westphal field. Ref:=2002ApJ...573..644N byNELSON C.A. , COOK K.H., AXELROD T.S., MOULD J.R., ALCOCK C. Astrophys. J., 573, 644-661 (2002) A proper-motion survey for white dwarfs with the Wide Field Planetary Camera 2. oTable 2: <[NCA2002] WD N> (Nos 1-7). Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   WD
   WD (White Dwarf) ***** Avoid the usage of WD, prefer [NCA2002] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)