Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati ALS$

Details on Acronym:   ALS
   ALS (Alma Luminous Star) Write:<<ALS NNNNN>> N: 5132+7390 Object:Star  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:(Nos 1-5132) are identical to 'LS NNNN' Southern stars
(Nos 5133-6000) are not assigned
(Nos 6001-13390) are Northern LS stars, cross-id. with 'LS R +DD NNN' are not given in 1998ApJS..115..271R. Ref:=1998ApJS..115..271R byREED B.C. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 115, 271-276 (1998) UBV β database for Case-Hamburg Northern and Southern Luminous Stars. oMany wrong crossids o<ALS NNNNN> (Nos 1-5132, 6001-13390) Ref:=2003AJ....125.2531R byREED B.C. Astron. J., 125, 2531-2533 (2003) Catalog of galactic OB stars. oCatalog: <ALS NNNNN> N=6171 among (Nos 14001-20171) added. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/115/271 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as V/125 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   ALS
   ALS (Acker+Lundstrom+Stenholm) ***** Avoid the usage of ALS, prefer [ALS88] Originof the Acronym: L (1997A&A...327..191M)