Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati VV96]$

Details on Acronym:   [VV96]
   [VV96] (Veron-Cetty+Veron, 1996) Write:<<[VV96] JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSSa>> N: 8607 Object:QSO  (SIMBAD class: QSO = Quasar) Note:Table 1 of the catalogue 'Quasars and Active Galactic Nuclei (7th Ed.)'.
A letter 'a' is introduced at the end of the format when several objects have the same 'JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS'. Ref:=1996ESOSR..17....1V byVERON-CETTY M.-P. , VERON P. ESO Sci. Rep., 17, 1-276 (1996) A catalogue of quasars and active nuclei (7th Edition). o<[VV96] JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSSa> N=8607. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/188 Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database