Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati VMF98]$

Details on Acronym:   V98
   V98 (Vikhlinin+, 1998) ***** Avoid the usage of V98, prefer [VMF98] Originof the Acronym: L (2000ApJS..126..209R)
Details on Acronym:   VMF
   VMF (Vikhlinin+McNamara+Forman+) ***** Avoid the usage of VMF, prefer [VMF98] Originof the Acronym: L (2006MNRAS.366..163K)
Details on Acronym:   [VMF98]
   [VMF98] (Vikhlinin+McNamara+Forman+, 1998)= (V98) = (VMF) Write:<<[VMF98] NNN>> N: 223 Object:Cluster of G  (SIMBAD class: ClG = Cluster of Galaxies) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:ROSAT PSPC detection.
Among the 223 ClG detected, 19 are false detections, and some of the clusters are so poor that they may contain only one galaxy.
See [VMH99]. Ref:=1998ApJ...502..558V byVIKHLININ A. , McNAMARA B.R., FORMAN W., JONES C., QUINTANA H., HORNSTRUP A. Astrophys. J., 502, 558-581 (1998) A catalog of 200 galaxy clusters serendipitously detected in the ROSAT PSPC pointed observations. oTable 3: <[VMF98] NNN> (Nos 1-223). =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJ/502/558 Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database

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