Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Details on Acronym:   ROTSE-I
   ROTSE-I (Robotic Optical Transient Search Experiment, 1) ***** Avoid the usage of ROTSE-I, prefer ROTSE1 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   ROTSE1
   ROTSE1 (Robotic Optical Transient Search Experiment, 1)= (ROTSE-I) Write:<<ROTSE1 JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 1781 Object:V*  (SIMBAD class: V* = Variable Star) Note:This list reports bright (mv=10-15.5) variable stars discovered in a small fraction of ROTSE-1 sky patrol data.
There are 1781 objects, 90/100 of which are newly found to be variable.
This project will be substantially extended over the next two years, to include the entire sky north of -30 dec. The final catalog is expected to include more than 32000 variables, most of which will be new. Ref:=2000AJ....119.1901A byAKERLOF C. , AMROSE S., BALSANO R., BLOCH J., CASPERSON D., FLETCHER S., GISLER G., HILLS J., KEHOE R., LEE B., MARSHALL S., McKAY T., PAWL A., SCHAEFER J., SZYMANSKI J.A., WREN J. Astron. J., 119, 1901-1913 (2000) ROTSE all-sky surveys for variable stars. I. Test fields. oTable 1: <ROTSE1 JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=1781. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/AJ/119/1901 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5