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

Details on Acronym:   2MFGC
   2MFGC (2MASS Flat Galaxy Catalog) Write:<<2MFGC NNNNN>> N: 18020 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Note:Galaxies selected from the XSC 2MASS survey. Ref:=2004BSAO...57....5M byMITRONOVA S.N. , KARACHENTSEV I.D., KARACHENTSEVA V.E., JARRETT T.H., KUDRYA Y.N. BSAO, 57, 5-163 (2004) The 2MASS-selected flat galaxy catalog. oCatalogue: <2MFGC NNNNN> (Nos 1-18020). Ref:=2015AstBu..70...24M byMITRONOVA S.N. , KOROTKOVA G.G. AstBu, 70, 24 (2015) Visual survey of 18020 objects from the 2MFGC catalog. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/other/BSAO/57.5 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as <J/other/AstBu/70.24/> Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)