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

Details on Acronym:   RBS
   RBS (ROSAT Bright Survey) Write:<<RBS NNNN>> N: 2072 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:ROSAT Bright Survey.
The brightest sources of RHS are cross-identified with a RBS numbering.
See also RHS. Ref:=1998AN....319..347F byFISCHER J.-U. , HASINGER G., SCHWOPE A.D., BRUNNER H., BOLLER T., TRUMPER J., VOGES W., NEIZVESTNY S. Astron. Nachr., 319, 347-368 (1998) The ROSAT Bright Survey: I. Identification of an AGN sample with hard ROSAT X-ray spectra. oTable 1: <RHS NN> (Nos 1-66), <RBS NNNN> N=66 among (Nos 42-2061). Figs 5, 8, text: <RHS NNA> N=30. Ref:=2000AN....321....1S bySCHWOPE A.D. , HASINGER G., LEHMANN I., SCHARZ R., BRUNNER H., NEIZVESTNY S., UGRYUMOV A., BALEGA Y., TRUMPER J., VOGES W. Astron. Nachr., 321, 1-52 (2000) The ROSAT Bright Survey: II. Catalogue of all high-galactic latitude RASS sources with PSPC countrate CR > 0.2/s. oTable 2: <RBS NNNN> (Nos 1-2072). =E=Catalogue in electronic form as IX/32 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)