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

Details on Acronym:   CGCG
   CGCG (Catalog of G and Clusters of G) Note:ZwCl for ClG, Z for galaxies ** catalog: use ZwCl Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   Z
   Z (Zwicky) ***** Avoid the usage of Z, prefer ZwCl Originof the Acronym: L (2004ApJ...608..166N)
Details on Acronym:   ZC
   ZC (Zwicky, Cluster) ***** Avoid the usage of ZC, prefer ZwCl
Details on Acronym:   Zw
   Zw (Zwicky) ***** Avoid the usage of Zw, prefer ZwCl
Details on Acronym:   Zw
   Zw (Zwicky) ***** Avoid the usage of Zw, prefer ZwCl Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   ZwCl
   ZwCl (Zwicky, Cluster)= (ZC) = (Zw) Write:<<ZwCl HHMM+DDMM>>
<<ZwCl FFF-NNN>> N: about 9700 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Ref:=1961CGCG..C......0Z byZWICKY F. , HERZOG E., WILD P., KARPOWICZ M., KOWAL C.T. California Inst. Techn., 0-None (1961) Catalogue of galaxies and of clusters of galaxies. Vol. I to Vol. VIII. oVol I to Vol. VI, published from 1961 to 1968. o<Z FFF-NNN> = <Z HHMM.m+DDMM> N=31350. <ZwCl FFF-NNN> = <ZwCl HHMM+DDMM> N=about9700. Ref:=1992QJRAS..33...59T byTHOMSON M.J. Quart. J. R. Astron. Soc., 33, 59-81 (1992) A list of some corrections to Zwicky's Catalogue of Galaxies and Clusters of Galaxies. oTables I-VI: <Z FFF-NNN> = <Z HHMM.m+DDMM>, <ZwCl FFF-NN> = <ZwCl HHMM+DDMM>. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/49 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/190
Details on Acronym:   ZwCl
   ZwCl (Zwicky, Cluster)= (Z) = (Zw) = (Zwicky) Write:<<ZwCl NNNN>> N: 9134 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Note:Selection of ZwCl (ref. 1961CGCG..C......0Z):
It includes only rich clusters containing at least 50 galaxies in the luminosity range from mmax to mmax+3 (where mmax is the apparent photographic magnitude of the brightest galaxy in the cluster). 1950 coordinates. Auth.:ZWICKY F.+ =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/4 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/201 Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   Zwicky
   Zwicky (Zwicky) ***** Avoid the usage of Zwicky, prefer ZwCl Originof the Acronym: L (2007ApJ...670..231D)

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