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Result of query: info cati PLCKESZ$

Details on Acronym:   PLCKESZ
   PLCKESZ (Planck Early release Sunyaev-Zeldovich) Write:<<PLCKESZ GLLL.ll+BB.bb>> N: about 35000 Object:(cm) + (mm) + (smm) + FIR  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Note:The Planck Early Release Sunyaev-Zeldovich catalogue (PLCKESZ) consists of clusters of galaxies, selected using the spectral signature left on the Cosmic Microwave Background by the Sunyaev-Zeldovich (SZ) effect.
See also PLCKERC, PLCKECC. Auth.:TAUBER J.

European Space Agency, Astrophysics Division =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VIII/88/esz Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5

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