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Van Den Bergh Reflection Nebula Catalog

(catalog of reflection nebulae found in POSS plates)

The Van Den Bergh Catalog of Reflection Nebulae (abbreviated vdB) is a list assembled by Sidney van den Bergh in the 1960s of bright nebulae found on plates of the Palomar Observatory Sky Survey (POSS).

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