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

Details on Acronym:   WHI
   WHI (Whiting+Hau+Irwing) Write:<<WHI BHHMM+DD>>
<<WHI JHHMM+DDa>> N: 99 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Dwarf galaxies candidates in the Local Group. in source:NAME LOCAL GROUP Ref:=2002ApJS..141..123W byWHITING A.B. , 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. Ref:=2007AJ....133..715W byWHITING A.B. , 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/133/715 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   WHI
   WHI (Whiting+Hau+Irwing) Note:See WHI. ***** Avoid the usage of WHI, prefer [WHI99] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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