Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 07-Aug-2020)
Result of query: info cati MRSS 053-019853$
Details on Acronym: MRSS MRSS (Muenster Red Sky Survey) (Not yet in Simbad)Write:<<MRSS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>>
N: about 5500000
Object:G (SIMBAD class: Galaxy)
Note:Large-scale galaxy catalogue for the red spectral region covering an area of 5000 square degrees, based on 217 ESO Southern Sky Atlas R Schmidt plates with galactic latitudes less than -45 degrees. The catalogue contains identifier, effective radius, major and minor semi-axis (arc sec), apparent ellipticity, position angle, r(F) magnitude, raw and extinction corrected, RA and Dec. Actual source coordinates are given in hours/fractions of hours, and degrees/fractions of degrees.
Auth.:DUERBECK H.W. Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5