Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 6C$

Details on Acronym:   6C
   6C (6th Cambridge catalog) Write:<<6C HHMM+DDMM>>
<<6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS>> N: 1761+22448 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio-source) Note:The 6th Cambridge Survey of radio-sources covers most of the sky north of Dec = 30' with an angular resolution of 4.2 x4.2 cosec Dec arcmin(2) and a limiting flux density of 120 mJy at 151MHz. Ref:=1985MNRAS.217..717B byBALDWIN J.E. , BOYSEN R.C., HALES S.E.G., JENNINGS J.E., WAGGETT P.C., WARNER P.J., WILSON D.M.A. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 217, 717-730 (1985) The 6C survey of radio sources - I. Declination zone δ > +80. o(Erratum) microfiche oTable 4: <6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=1761 Ref:=1988MNRAS.234..919H byHALES S.E.G. , BALDWIN J.E., WARNER P.J. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 234, 919-936 (1988) The 6C survey of radio sources - II. The zone 30 <δ<51, 08h30m <α<17h30m. o<6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=8278 Ref:=1990MNRAS.246..256H byHALES S.E.G. , MASSON C.R., WARNER P.J., BALDWIN J.E. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 246, 256-262 (1990) The 6C survey of radio sources - III. The zone 48<Dec<68, 05h25<RA<18h17. o<6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=8749 Ref:=1991MNRAS.251...46H byHALES S.E.G. , MAYER C.J., WARNER P.J., BALDWIN J.E. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 251, 46-53 (1991) The 6C survey of radio sources - IV. The zone 67 < δ< 82, 0h < α < 24h. o<6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=5421 Ref:=1993MNRAS.262.1057H byHALES S.E.G. , MASSON C.R., WARNER P.J., BALDWIN J.E., GREEN D.A. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 262, 1057-1061 (1993) The 6C survey of radio sources - V. The zones 6C-Va (48<δ<68, 01h34m<α<06h14m) and 6C-VB (48<δ<68, 17h16m<α<20h24m). o<6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=3458 Ref:=1993MNRAS.263...25H byHALES S.E.G. , BALDWIN J.E., WARNER P.J. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 263, 25-30 (1993) The 6C survey of radio sources. VI. The continuous zone30<δ<51, Oh<α<09h05m and 22h<α<24h. o<6C HHMM+DDMM> or <6C HHMMSS+DDMMSS> or <6C BHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>, N=6752 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/18 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/21 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/22 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/23 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/24 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/25 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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