Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati NGC 6259$

Details on Acronym:   NGC 6259
   NGC 6259 Write:<<NGC 6259 NNNN # 4 digits>> N: 40+50+44+44 Object:*inCl Rem:Stars in 4 quadrants, Q1: N=40, Q2: N=50, Q3: N=44, Q4: N=44,
always a 4 digits format, 1st digit standing for the quadrant number. Ref:=1974MNRAS.169..539H byHAWARDEN T.G. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 169, 539-544 (1974) NGC 6259: southern image of M 11. o<NGC 6259 NNNN> (Nos among 1001-4044), N=178
Details on Acronym:   Cl* NGC 6259 H
   Cl* NGC 6259 H (Hawarden) ====>Equivalent to: NGC 6259

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