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

Details on Acronym:   BAX
   BAX (Base de Donnees Amas de Galaxies X) Write:<<BAX DDD.dddd+DD.dddd>> N: 1713 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Note:Multiwavelength database dedicated to X-ray clusters and groups of galaxies: http://bax.ast.obs-mip.fr Ref:=2004A&A...424.1097S bySADAT R. , BLANCHARD A., KNEIB J.-P., MATHEZ G., MADORE B., MAZZARELLA J.M. Astronomy and Astrophysics, volume 424, 1097-1100 (2004) Introducing BAX: A database for X-ray clusters and groups of galaxies. obax.dat: <BAX DDD.dddd+DD.dddd> N=1713. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as B/bax Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)