Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 3C$

Details on Acronym:   3C
   3C (3rd Cambridge catalog) Write:<<3C NNN>>
<<3C NNN.N>> (not recognised by Simbad, but found in literature)
<<3C NNNA>>
<<3C NNN.NA>> N: 471 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio-source) Note:The format 'NNN' is sometimes found in the literature as 'NNN.0'.
See also 3CR. Ref:=1959MmRAS..68...37E byEDGE D.O. , SHAKESHAFT J.R., McADAM W.B., BALDWIN J.E., ARCHER S. Mem. R. Astron. Soc., 68, 37-60 (1959) A survey of radio sources at a frequency of 159 Mc/s. o<3C NNN> (Nos 1-471) =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/1 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   3C
   3C (3rd Cambridge catalog) ***** Avoid the usage of 3C, prefer [DP83] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   3C
   3C (3rd Cambridge catalog) ***** Avoid the usage of 3C, prefer [PUC81] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   3C
   3C (3rd Cambridge catalog) ***** Avoid the usage of 3C, prefer [UCP83] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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