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

Details on Acronym:   MCT
   MCT (Montreal-Cambridge-Tololo survey) Write:<<MCT HHMM+DDMM>> Object:(Opt)  (SIMBAD class: Unknown = Object of unknown nature) Note:1st reference from this survey. In this ref., N=1 (UV) obj. The survey described by Demers+ 1986AJ vol. 92 p. 878 selects objects with U-B←0.4. Ref:=1990ApJ...351..271D byDEMERS S. , WESEMAEL F., IRWIN M.J., FONTAINE G., LAMONTAGNE R., KEPLER S.O., HOLBERG J.B. Astrophys. J., 351, 271-276 (1990) Hot ° in the MCT survey. I. MCT 0130-1937, a new, color-selected PG 1159 object. o(Erratum) Erratum vol 357, 291 oFirst ref. from this survey. In this ref. <MCT HHMM+DDMM> N=1 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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