Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati SWEEPS$

Details on Acronym:   SWEEPS
   SWEEPS (Sagittarius Window Eclipsing Extrasolar Planet Search) Write:<<SWEEPS NN>>
<<SWEEPS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s>> N: 16+16 Object:Pl? + *  (SIMBAD class: Planet? = Extra-solar Planet Candidate) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:16 candidate planets (Nos 1-16) are found around 16 stars (format JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s) as part of the Sagittarius Window Eclipsing Extrasolar Planet Search survey. Rem:(a dash between the acronym and its contents is found in the literature) Ref:=2006Natur.443..534S bySAHU K.C. , CASERTANO S., BOND H.E., VALENTI J., SMITH T.E., MINNITI D., ZOCCALI M., LIVIO M., PANAGIA N., PISKUNOV N., BROWN T.M., BROWN T., RENZINI A., RICH R.M., CLARKSON W., LUBOW S. Nature, 443, 534-540 (2006) Transiting extrasolar planetary candidates in the Galactic bulge. oTable: <SWEEPS NN> (Nos 1-16), <SWEEPS JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> N=16. Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)