Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 08-Oct-2020)
Result of query: info cati WHI$
Details on Acronym: WHI WHI (Whiting+Hau+Irwing)
Object:G (SIMBAD class: Galaxy)
Stat:is completely incorporated in SimbadNote:Dwarf galaxies candidates in the Local Group.
in source:NAME LOCAL GROUPRef:=2002ApJS..141..123W
, HAU G.K.T., IRWIN M.
Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 141, 123-146 (2002)
The southern dwarf hunt: Local Group dwarf candidates in the southern sky.
oTable 1: <WHI BHHMM+DD> N=35.
, HAU G.K.T., IRWIN M., VERDUGO M.
Astron. J., 133, 715-733 (2007)
An observational limit on the dwarf galaxy population of the Local Group.
oTables 1, 2: <WHI JHHMM+DDa> N=99.
=E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/AJ/133/715Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s) Details on Acronym: WHI WHI (Whiting+Hau+Irwing)
***** Avoid the usage of WHI, prefer [WHI99]Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)