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XZ Catalog of Zodiacal Stars

(1977 catalog of stars near the ecliptic)

The XZ Catalog of Zodiacal Stars, originally assembled in 1977 by the USNO, is a catalog of stars within about 6° of the ecliptic (i.e., the zodiac), providing position-information on stars that undergo lunar occultations. The last update includes stars to magnitude +12.

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