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Morphological Catalogue Of Galaxies

(MCG, Morphological Catalog Of Galaxies)
(1960s catalog from Palomar plates)

The Morphological Catalogue Of Galaxies (or Catalog, abbreviated MCG) is a Russian catalog of 30,000+ galaxies assembled in the 1960s-1970s, from inspection of the plates of the Palomar Observatory Sky Survey (POSS) carried out in the 1950s. The goal was every galaxy of Magnitude 15 or brighter.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morphological_Catalogue_of_Galaxies
https://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/W3Browse/galaxy-catalog/mcg.html
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MCGMCG +8-11-11Morphological Catalogue Of Galaxies 

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