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

Details on Acronym:   CTB
   CTB (Caltech obs., list B)= (WB) Write:<<CTB NNNa>>
<<CTB NNNA>> (not recognised by Simbad, but found in literature) N: 110+8 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio-source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Discrete radio sources in the galactic plane. Ref:=1960PASP...72..331W byWILSON R.W. , BOLTON J.G. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 72, 331-347 (1960) A survey of galactic radiation at 960 MC/S. o<CTB NNN> (Nos 1-110) Ref:=1963AJ.....68..181W byWILSON R.W. Astron. J., 68, 181-185 (1963) Catalogue of radio sources in the Galactic plane. oTable I: <CTB NNNa> (Nos 90a-90b, 91a-91b, 104a-104b) added. Ref:=1978ApJS...38..119V byVAN DEN BERGH S. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 38, 119-128 (1978) A systematic search for galactic Supernova Remnants. oFig.8: <PN VBe N> (No. 1). Table 1: <CTB NNNa> (Nos 37a, 37b). Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   WB
   WB (Wilson+Bolton) ***** Avoid the usage of WB, prefer CTB