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

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