Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 23-Jul-2021)
Result of query: info cati MCT$
Details on Acronym: MCT MCT (Montreal-Cambridge-Tololo survey)
Object:(Opt) (SIMBAD class: Unknown = Object of unknown nature)
Note:1st reference from this survey. In this ref., N=1 (UV) obj. The survey described by Demers+ 1986AJ vol. 92 p. 878 selects objects with U-B←0.4.
, WESEMAEL F., IRWIN M.J., FONTAINE G., LAMONTAGNE R., KEPLER S.O., HOLBERG J.B.
Astrophys. J., 351, 271-276 (1990)
Hot ° in the MCT survey. I. MCT 0130-1937, a new, color-selected PG 1159 object.
o(Erratum) Erratum vol 357, 291
oFirst ref. from this survey. In this ref. <MCT HHMM+DDMM> N=1
Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)