Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 2B$

Details on Acronym:   2B
   2B (2nd BATSE catalog)= BATSE = (GRB) Write:<<2B YYMMDDA>> N: 585 Object:(Gamma)  (SIMBAD class: gammaBurst = gamma-ray Burst) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:BATSE experiment on the CGRO satellite, N=585 cosmic gamma-ray bursts during the period 1991 April 19 to 1993 March 9.
see also 1B, 3B, 4B Auth.:MEEGAN C.A.+ Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   BATSE
   BATSE (2nd BATSE catalog) ** catalog: use 2B Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   GRB
   GRB (Gamma Ray Burst) ***** Avoid the usage of GRB, prefer 2B Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature

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