Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 19-Oct-2017)

Result of query: info cati NSVS$

Details on Acronym:   NSVS
   NSVS (Northern Sky Variability Survey) Write:<<NSVS NNNNNNNN>> N: about 14000000 Object:V*  (SIMBAD class: V* = Variable Star) Note:NSVS is a temporal record of the sky over the optical magnitude from 8 to 15.5.
A database is available at: http://skydot.lanl.gov/nsvs/nsvs.php Ref:=2004AJ....127.2436W byWOZNIAK P.R. , VESTRAND W.T., AKERLOF C.W., BALSANO R., BLOCH J., CASPERSON D., FLETCHER S., GISLER G., KEHOE R., KINEMUCHI K., LEE B.C., MARSHALL S., McGOWAN K.E., McKAY T.A., RYKOFF E.S., SMITH D.A., SZYMANSKI J., WREN J. Astron. J., 127, 2436-2449 (2004) Northern Sky Variability Survey: public data release. oCatalog: <NSVS NNNNNNNN> N about 14000000. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)