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

Details on Acronym:   WINGS
   WINGS (WIde-field Nearby Galaxy-cluster Survey) Write:<<WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 6132+771750 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat.in SIMBAD: 2009A&A...495..707C is completely incorporated. Note:WHT AF2/WYFFOS, AAT 2dF spectroscopy and UKIRT WFCAM, MPG/ESO2.2m WFI,INT WFC photometry of WINGS galaxy clusters selected from ROSAT Brightest Cluster Sample (BCS) and its extension (eBCS), and the X-ray Brightest Abell-type Cluster sample (XBACs). Ref:=2009A&A...495..707C byCAVA A. , BETTONI D., POGGIANTI B.M., COUCH W.J., MOLES M., VARELA J., BIVIANO A., D'ONOFRIO M., DRESSLER A., FASANO G., FRITZ J., KJAERGAARD P., RAMELLA M., VALENTINUZZI T. Astronomy and Astrophysics, volume 495, 707-719 (2009/3-1) WINGS-SPE spectroscopy in the wide-field nearby galaxy-cluster survey. oTable 4: <WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=6132. Ref:=2009A&A...497..667V byVARELA J. , D'ONOFRIO M., MARMO C., FASANO G., BETTONI D., CAVA A., COUCH W.J., DRESSLER A., KJAERGAARD P., MOLES M., PIGNATELLI E., POGGIANTI B.M., VALENTINUZZI T. Astronomy and Astrophysics, volume 497, 667-676 (2009/4-3) WINGS: a WIde-field nearby galaxy-cluster survey. II. Deep optical photometry of 77 nearby clusters. o<WINGS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=771750. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/495/707 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/497/667 Originof the Acronym: A (2009A&A...495..707C)