Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Details on Acronym:   KOS
   KOS (Kirshner+Oemler+Schechter)= ([KOS78]) Write:<<KOS HHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>>
<<KOS NPN NNN>>
<<KOS SPN NNN>> N: 716 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Note:G in 8 fields in the north and south galactic polar caps: NP4 to NP7 (North Pole) and SP3 to SP6 (South Pole). field NP4: N=137. field NP5: N=101. field NP6: N=100. field NP7: N=104. field SP3: N=78. field SP4: N=79. field SP5: N=65. field SP6: N=52. In 1978AJ.....83.1549K, the authors don't numbered the galaxies, so we use a format 'HHMMSS.s+DDMMSS'. Galaxies have been numbered later from 1 to NNN in each field (as ordered in 1978AJ.....83.1549K), and in 1988AJ.....95.1629M, the authors used the second format 'FFN NNN'. See also KOSS and [KOS87] Ref:=1978AJ.....83.1549K byKIRSHNER R.P. , OEMLER A.Jr, SCHECHTER P.L. Astron. J., 83, 1549-1563 (1978) A study of field galaxy. I. Redshifts and photometry of a complete sample of galaxies. oTable III: <KOS HHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=716, found numbered later as: <KOS FFN NNN> Ref:=1988AJ.....95.1629M byMOODY J.W. , KIRSHNER R.P. Astron. J., 95, 1629-1641 (1988) (OIII) emission in two magnitude-limited field-galaxy surveys. oTable I: <KOS FFN NN> N=34+26+29+23+14+15+13+25. Table II: <KOSS FFN NN> N=65+45+33+20+21+20 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/AJ/83/1549 Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   [KOS78]
   [KOS78] (Kirshner+Oemler+Schechter, 1978) ***** Avoid the usage of [KOS78], prefer KOS Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database

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