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Astronomical Catalog

(Catalog, Catalogue)
(lists of observed astronomical bodies and their characteristics)

Astronomical Catalogs, i.e., lists of observed phenomena (stars, galaxies, Quasars, etc.) are assembled and enlarged for various purposes. Examples:

Recent and current Surveys often produce their own catalogs, often using a Survey-based Designator for its identifiers.

Mock Catalogs have been produced: artificial catalogs of realistic-but-nonexistent objects, to assist with modeling.


(catalogs,objects)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Astronomical_Catalog
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_astronomical_catalogues
http://www.theiet.org/resources/inspec/about/records/astron.cfm
http://cdsarc.u-strasbg.fr/vizier//cats/U.htx

Referenced by:
Aitken Double Star Catalogue (ADS)
Arp-Madore Catalog of Southern Peculiar Galaxies (AM)
Arecibo Occultation Survey (AO)
APASS
Atlas of Peculiar Galaxies (APG)
Astrocats
Astronomical Survey
Catalog of Azzopardi & Vigneau (AzV)
Bayer Designation
Bonner Durchmusterung Catalog (BD)
Bologna Survey of Radio Sources
Asiago Supernova Catalog (B/SN)
Becker, White, and Edwards Catalog (BWE)
Caldwell Catalog
Cambridge Catalog of Radio Sources
Dominion Observatory 1420 MHz Source Catalog (DA)
Dominion Observatory 10.03 MHz Source Catalog (DB)
87GB Catalog of Radio Sources (87GB)
ESO/Uppsala Survey Of The ESO (B) Atlas
FIRST
Flamsteed Designation
Frank Ross's Catalog
Green Bank 6-cm Radio Source Catalog (GB6)
Gliese-Jahreiss Catalog (GJ)
Hewitt & Burbidge Catalog (HB87)
Henry Draper Catalog (HD)
HEAO-1
HEASARC
Hipparchus
Bright Star Catalog (HR)
Index Catalog (IC)
IRAS
ITEP-SAI Supernova Light Curve Catalogue
Lynds Catalog of Dark Nebulae (LDN)
Luyten Half-Second Catalog (LHS)
Max Wolf's Catalog of Stars With Proper Motion
Morphological Catalogue Of Galaxies (MCG)
Messier Catalog
Badgerys Creek Interferometer 101MHz Survey (Mills)
Mock Catalog
MIT X-ray Burst Source Catalog (MXB)
Nebula
New General Catalogue (NGC)
NOMAD
Palomar-Green Survey (PG)
Principal Galaxies Catalog (PGC)
Parkes Catalog (PKS)
Palomar Observatory Sky Survey (POSS)
Polar-Ring Catalog (PRC)
RASS/Green Bank Catalog (RGB)
SKHB
Submillimeter Galaxy Designator
Survey-based Designator
Third Cambridge Catalogue of Radio Sources (3C)
Uppsala General Catalogue (UGC)
USNO
USS Sources
Virtual Observatory (VO)
Catalogue of Interacting Galaxies (VV)
WISeREP

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