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

Details on Acronym:   2MASSI
   2MASSI (2Micron All-Sky Survey, Incremental release point source catalog) Write:<<2MASSI JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS>> Object:(IR)  (SIMBAD class: IR = Infra-Red source) Note:2 Micron All-Sky Survey 2MASS
1999ApJ...522L..65B: 1st ref containing N=3 '2MASSI' objects.
Catalogue II/241/ at the CDS, superseded by 2MASS. Ref:=1999ApJ...522L..65B byBURGASSER A.J. , KIRKPATRICK J.D., BROWN M.E., REID I.N., GIZIS J.E., DAHN C.C., MONET D.G., BEICHMAN C.A., LIEBERT J., CUTRI R.M., SKRUTSKIE M.F. Astrophys. J., 522, L65-L68 (1999) Discovery of four field methane (T-type) dwarfs with the Two Micron All-Sky Survey. oTable 1: <2MASSI JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS> N=3. Ref:=2000PASP..112.1008J byJARRETT T.H. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 112, 1008-1080 (2000) Near-infrared galaxy morphology atlas. oAtlas: <2MASSI JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS> N=864. Ref:=2001AJ....121.2843B byBARKHOUSE W.A. , HALL P.B. Astron. J., 121, 2843-2850 (2001) Quasars in the 2MASS second incremental data release. o(Erratum) Erratum vol. 122, p. 496 (2001) oTables 1, 2: <2MASSI JHHMMSSs+DDMMSS> N=2277+3999. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as II/241 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)