Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects


Details on Acronym:   FIRST-BNGS
   FIRST-BNGS (FIRST-Bright Natural Guide Star) Write:<<FIRST-BNGS JHHMM+DDMMWW>>
<<FIRST-BNGS FHHMM+DDMMWW>> (not recognised by Simbad, but found in literature) N: 64 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio-source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:VLA FIRST sources with a bright nearby star. UH2.2m and WIYN optical photometry, CFHT and Subaru IRCS NIR photometry, IRTF SpeX, Gemini GMOS and Keck II OSIRIS spectroscopy. Ref:=2009ApJS..185..124S bySTALDER B. , CHAMBERS K.C., VACCA W.D. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 185, 124-155 (2009) 58 radio sources near bright natural guide stars. oTable 1: <FIRST-BNGS JHHMM+DDMMWW> N=64. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/185/124 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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