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J/other/RMxAA/37.115   Optical coordinates of southern PNe (Kimeswenger+, 2001)

Optical coordinates of southern planetary nebulae. Kimeswenger S. <Rev. Mex. Astron. Astrofis., 37, 115-145 (2001)> =2001RMxAA..37..115K
ADC_Keywords: Planetary nebulae ; Positional data Keywords: Planetary Nebulae: general Abstract: A homogeneous set of new measurements of nearly all (995 out of 1007) objects from the Strasbourg-ESO Catalogue of Galactic Planetary Nebulae (Cat. V/100) or in the first supplement of this catalogue in the area covered by the DENIS survey (B/denis) (δ<+2°) is given here. A list of 24 new and 27 wrong cross-identifications with sources in the IRAS PSC catalogue and some confusion in the literature is listed as well. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 146 995 Main catalogue notes.dat 89 87 Individual notes table2.dat 80 12 Objects not identified on plates or images table3.dat 106 27 *IRAS Sources
Note on table3.dat: Rejected as associated with PNe from SECGPN or Acker et al., (1996, Cat. V/100)
See also: V/100 : Strasbourg-ESO Catalogue of Galactic Planetary Nebulae (Acker+ 1996) B/denis : The DENIS database (DENIS Consortium, 2003) II/240 : The DENIS database first release (Epchtein+, 1999) Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 12 A12 --- GPN GPN G identifier (galactic position) 14 A1 --- n_GPN [*] note detailed in notes.dat file 16- 25 A10 --- PNG PN G identifier (Acker et al., 1992, Cat. V/84) 29- 49 A21 --- Name Usual name 50- 60 A11 --- IRAS Corrected IRAS cross-identification 64- 65 I2 h RAh Right Ascension J2000 (hours) 67- 68 I2 min RAm Right Ascension J2000 (minutes) 70- 73 F4.1 s RAs Right Ascension J2000 (seconds) 77 A1 --- DE- Declination J2000 (sign) 78- 79 I2 deg DEd Declination J2000 (degrees) 81- 82 I2 arcmin DEm Declination J2000 (minutes) 84- 85 I2 arcsec DEs Declination J2000 (seconds) 89- 95 F7.3 deg GLON Galactic longitude (degrees) 99-105 F7.3 deg GLAT Galactic latitude (degrees) 109-146 A38 --- Notes Remarks and further Cross-ident.
Byte-by-byte Description of file: notes.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 5 A5 --- --- [GPN G] 6- 17 A12 --- GPN GPN G designation 19- 89 A71 --- Note Text of the note
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table2.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 12 A12 --- GPN GPN G designation 14- 23 A10 --- PNG PN G designation 25- 34 A10 --- Name Usual name 36- 80 A45 --- Rem Remarks
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 10 A10 --- IRAS IRAS designation 12-106 A95 --- Rem Remarks
History: Prepared by Stefan Kimeswenger
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 06-Jul-2004
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