Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati 1SXPS$

Details on Acronym:   1SXPS
   1SXPS (The Swift X-ray Point Source catalogue) Write:<<1SXPS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: 151524 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray source) Note:The Swift satellite (http://www.swift.ac.uk) contains an X-ray telescope with a 21'x21' field of view, which has been collecting data from all over the sky for nearly 8 years. This project will find and catalogue all point sources detected by the Swift-XRT. Ref:=2014ApJS..210....8E byEVANS P.A. , OSBORNE J.P., BEARDMORE A.P., PAGE K.L., WILLINGALE R., MOUNTFORD C.J., PAGANI C., BURROWS D.N., KENNEA J.A., PERRI M., TAGLIAFERRI G., GEHRELS N. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 210, 8 (2014) 1SXPS: a deep Swift X-ray telescope point source catalog with light curves and spectra. o<1SXPS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=151524. University of Leicester =E=Catalogue in electronic form as IX/43 Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5

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