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Fairall Galaxy List

(Frl, Fairall)
(1977 list of galaxies with bright nuclei)

Astronomer Anthony Patrick Fairall assembled in the 1970s what I'll call his Fairall Galaxy List, a list of galaxies with bright nuclei, e.g., Seyfert galaxies. Some of the galaxies he identified are still commonly identified by his reference number, e.g., Fairall 9.


(catalog,galaxies)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Patrick_Fairall
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1977MNRAS.180..391F/abstract
PrefixExample  
FairallFairall 9 
FrlFrl 9or other abbreviation

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