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Westerhout Radio Survey

(W)
(1950s radio survey of the galactic plane)

The abbreviation W has been used for a survey described by Gart Westerhout in 1958, of 82 1390MHz Radio sources in the Milky Way-region of the Celestial Sphere, performed on the Dwingaloo Radio Observatory. Sources included nebula and some galaxies in that region of the sky.


(survey,radio)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwingeloo_Radio_Observatory
http://adsbit.harvard.edu//full/1958BAN....14..215W/0000215.000.html
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
216mm1390MHz5.8ueVWesterhout Radio Survey
PrefixExampleSurvey/Catalog 
WW 57Westerhout Radio Survey 

Referenced by:
Astronomical Survey

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