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J/AJ/75/167         UBV sequences near 3 globulars           (White+, 1970)

Secondary UBV comparison stars near some Southern globular clusters. I. Stars brighter than 16th magnitude. White R.E. <Astron. J., 75, 167-168 (1970)> =1970AJ.....75..167W
ADC_Keywords: Clusters, globular ; Photometry, UBV Abstract: The results concerning photoelectrically observed UBV magnitudes and colors of bright to intermediately faint stars near three globular clusters (NGC 2808, 5927, and 6101) are assembled. Description: The observations were obtrained in May 1969, at the CTIO (Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory) 36-inch reflector; the 60-inch reflector was used got some of the fainter stars in NGC 5927. The identification and accurate positions of the stars studied in this paper was achieved by B. Skiff (Lowell Obs.) in October 2010 File Summary:
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ReadMe 80 . This file tables.dat 106 76 The UBV sequences in NGC 2808, 5927, and 6101
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1- 3 A3 --- --- [Cl*] 5- 7 A3 --- Cat [NGC IC] Catalog designation (NGC or IC) 9- 12 I4 --- Cl Designation of the cluster 14- 15 A2 --- --- [Wh] 17 A1 --- Seq Sequence number of the star in the cluster <Cl* AAA NNNN Wh A> in Simbad 29- 30 I2 h RAh Right Ascension J2000 (hours) 32- 33 I2 min RAm Right Ascension J2000 (minutes) 35- 39 F5.2 s RAs Right Ascension J2000 (seconds) 41 A1 --- DE- Declination J2000 (sign) 42- 43 I2 deg DEd Declination J2000 (degrees) 45- 46 I2 arcmin DEm Declination J2000 (minutes) 48- 51 F4.1 arcsec DEs Declination J2000 (seconds) 53 A1 --- s [UT] Source of position: UCAC3 (Cat. I/315) or Tycho-2 (Cat. I/259) 57- 61 F5.2 mag Vmag Johnson U magnitude 64- 68 F5.2 mag B-V Johnson B-V magnitude 71- 75 F5.2 mag U-B ? Johnson U-B magnitude 80-106 A27 --- Com Comments (by B. Skiff)
History: Prepared by B. Skiff (Lowell Obs.)
(End) Brian Skiff [Lowell Obs.], Francois Ochsenbein [CDS] 18-Oct-2010
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