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Massive Cluster Survey

(MACS)
(survey of distant clusters evident in ROSAT X-ray data)

The Massive Cluster Survey (MACS) is a survey of distant galaxy clusters found by spotting the tell-tale X-ray emissions of their intracluster medium in the ROSAT All Sky Survey.


(survey,galaxy clusters)
Further reading:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MAssive_Cluster_Survey
http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/~ebeling/clusters/MACS.html
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2010MNRAS.407...83E/abstract
PrefixExample  
MACSMACS J0025.4-1222 

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