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

Details on Acronym:   ULAS
   ULAS (UKIDSS Large Area Survey) Write:<<ULAS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 82655526 Object:(NIR)  (SIMBAD class: IR<10um = Near-IR source (λ< 10 µm)) Note:Set of 5 large surveys: UDXS, UGCS, UGPS, ULAS, UUDS covering a range of area-depth-Galactic latitude combination at near-IR wavelengths.
UKIDSS is the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey.
2007A&A...466.1059K, 2007MNRAS.376L..76V: first refs with ULAS objects. Ref:=2007A&A...466.1059K byKENDALL T.R. , TAMURA M., TINNEY C.G., MARTIN E.L., ISHII M., PINFIELD D.J., LUCAS P.W., JONES H.R.A., LEGGETT S.K., DYE S., HEWETT P.C., ALLARD F., BARAFFE I., BARRADO Y NAVASCUES D., CARRARO G., CASEWELL S.L., CHABRIER G., CHAPPELLE R.J., CLARKE F., DAY-JONES A., DEACON N., DOBBIE P.D., FOLKES S., HAMBLY N.C., HODGKIN S.T., NAKAJIMA T., JAMESON R.F., LODIEU N., MAGAZZU A., McCAUGHREAN M.J., PAVLENKO Y.V., TADASHI N., ZAPATERO OSORIO M.R. Astron. Astrophys., 466, 1059-1064 (2007) Two T dwarfs from the UKIDSS early data release. oTable 1: <ULAS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=6. Ref:=2007MNRAS.376L..76V byVENEMANS B.P. , McMAHON R.G., WARREN S.J., GONZALEZ-SOLARES E.A., HEWETT P.C., MORTLOCK D.J., DYE S., SHARP R.G. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 376L, 76-80 (2007) The discovery of the first luminous z ~ 6 quasar in the UKIDSS Large Area Survey. oText, Table A1: <ULAS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=1+8. Ref:=2008MNRAS.386.1605M byMADDOX N. , HEWETT P.C., WARREN S.J., CROOM S.M. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 386, 1605-1624 (2008) Luminous K-band selected quasars from UKIDSS. oTable 5: <ULAS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=3154. Ref:=2013yCat.2319....0L byLAWRENCE A. , WARREN S.J., ALMAINI O., EDGE A.C., HAMBLY N.C., JAMESON R.F., LUCAS P., CASALI M., ADAMSON A., DYE S., EMERSON J.P., FOUCAUD S., HEWETT P., HIRST P., HODGKIN S.T., IRWIN M.J., LODIEU N., McMAHON R.G., SIMPSON C., SMAIL I., MORTLOCK D., FOLGER M. yCat, 2319, 0 (2013) UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS) Release 9. o<ULAS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=82655526. <UGCS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=54467123. <UDXS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=3003190. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/MNRAS/386/1605 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as II/314/las8 =E=Catalogue in electronic form as II/319/las9 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5