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Result of query: info cati RXC$

Details on Acronym:   RXC
   RXC (RASS X-ray Cluster) Write:<<RXC JHHMM.m+DDMM>> N: 3+484+186 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Note:RASS sources that have been identified with a galaxy cluster. Used for the REFLEX (ROSAT-ESO Flux-Limited X-Ray) survey, and for the NORAS (Northern ROSAT All-Sky) survey.
1998Msngr..94...21B: First ref. with ClG from REFLEX survey.
2000ApJS..129..435B: ClG from NORAS survey.
2002ApJS..140..239C: ClG in the SGP field.
See also [PBR2005]. Ref:=1998Msngr..94...21B byBOHRINGER H. , GUZZO L., COLLINS C.A., NEUMANN D.M., SCHINDLER S., SCHUECKER P., CRUDDACE R., DEGRANDI S., CHINCARINI G., EDGE A.C., MacGILLIVRAY H.T., SHAVER P., VETTOLANI G., VOGES W. The Messenger, 94, 21-25 (1998) Probing the cosmic large-scale structure with the REFLEX Cluster Survey: profile of an ESO key programme. o<RXC JHHMM.m+DDMM> N=3. Ref:=2000ApJS..129..435B byBOHRINGER H. , VOGES W., HUCHRA J.P., McLEAN B., GIACCONI R., ROSATI P., BURG R., MADER J., SCHUECKER P., SIMIC D., KOMOSSA S., REIPRICH T.H., RETZLAFF J., TRUMPER J. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 129, 435-474 (2000) The northern ROSAT all-sky (NORAS) galaxy cluster survey. I. X-ray properties of clusters detected as extended X-ray sources. oTable 1 : ZwCl 0719.2+5834 is a misprint for ZwCl 0719.2+5334. oTables 1, 6, 8: <RXC JHHMM.m+DDMM> N=378+85+21. Ref:=2002ApJS..140..239C byCRUDDACE R. , VOGES W., BOHRINGER H., COLLINS C.A., ROMER A.K., MacGILLIVRAY H., YENTIS D., SCHUECKER P., EBELING H., DE GRANDI S. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 140, 239-264 (2002) The ROSAT all-sky survey: a catalog of clusters of galaxies in a region of 1 steradian around the South Galactic Pole. o(Erratum) erratum vol. 144, p. 299 (2003) oTable 3: <RXC JHHMM.m+DDMM> N=186. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/129/435 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/140/239 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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