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

Details on Acronym:   IPHASX
   IPHASX (INT/WFC Photometric H-alpha Survey, extended sources) Write:<<IPHASX JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> Object:Nebula  (SIMBAD class: ISM = Interstellar matter) Note:Survey of the Northern Galactic Plane over the Galactic latitude range -5<b<+5, using the Wide Field Camera mounted on the Isaac Newton Telescope.
Contemporaneous CCD images in 3 filters are obtained: (i) 95A wide H-alpha filter, (ii) Sloan r, (iii) Sloan i. The data reach down to r=20, approximately.
website at: http://astro.ic.ac.uk/Research/Halpha/North/index.html
First ref. with an IPHASX object: 2006A&A...458..203M.
See also IPHAS, UVEX. Ref:=2006A&A...458..203M byMAMPASO A. , CORRADI R.L.M., VIIRONEN K., LEISY P., GREIMEL R., DREW J.E., BARLOW M.J., FREW D.J., IRWIN J., MORRIS R.A.H., PARKER Q.A., PHILLIPPS S., RODRIGUEZ-FLORES E.R., ZIJLSTRA A.A. Astron. Astrophys., 458, 203-212 (2006) The ``Principes de Asturias'' nebula: a new quadrupolar planetary nebula from the IPHAS survey. oText: <IPHASX JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=1. Originof the Acronym: p = Pre-registered to IAU Comm.5

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