Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Details on Acronym:   B
   B (Batten) ***** Avoid the usage of B, prefer SBC7
Details on Acronym:   Batten
   Batten (Batten) ***** Avoid the usage of Batten, prefer SBC7 Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   SBC7
   SBC7 (Spectroscopic Binary, 7th Catalog)= (B) = (Batten) Write:<<SBC7 NNN>> N: 978 Object:SB  (SIMBAD class: SB* = Spectroscopic binary) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Supersedes the 6th catalogue, 1967, acronym SBC6. There is also the 8th catalogue, 1989, acronym SBC8 but the authors do not recommend using this serial number as an identification of the system. Ref:=1978PDAO...15..121B byBATTEN A.H. , FLETCHER J.M., MANN P.J. Publ. Dominion Astrophys. Obs., 15, 121 (1978) Seventh catalogue of the orbital elements of spectroscopic binary systems. o<SBC7 NNN> (Nos 1-978). Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database