A Reference Catalogue and Atlas of Galactic Novae by Hilmar W. Duerbeck

By Hilmar W. Duerbeck

4. Census of includes info on 277 items. 137 (50%) of them are stars whose outburst spectra or unambiguous minimal features classify them as novae past doubt. 123 of them will be pointed out at minimal. seventy eight (28 percent) are stars with amplitudes and light-weight curve varieties which makes nova classifi­ cation most probably. 60 of them can be pointed out at minimal. therefore, seventy eight % ofthe gadgets during this catalogue are proven and suspected classical novae. sixteen (6%) have houses suitable with either novae and similar gadgets. 15 are pointed out at minimal. in addition, and atlas includes facts on 12 (4 percent) dwarf novae of lengthy cycle size or suspected dwarf novae for which just one outburst has been saw. Examples are WZ Sge and CI Gern. 6 (2%) recurrent novae or suspected recurrent novae are indexed. Examples are T CrB and AS Psc. 6 (2%) X-ray novae are indexed. Examples are V616 Mon and KY TrA. 6 (2%) symbiotic stars and symbiotic novae are indexed. Examples are RT Ser and V352 Aql. eleven (4 percent) Mira stars or suspected Mira stars, which at a while have been believed to be novae, are indexed. Examples are V607 Aql and V927 Sgr.

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Chalonge, AAP 27 (1964) 539 - phot, trac, ident, rv; M. V. Saveljeva, AZh 44 (1967) 716 = Sov Astr 11 (1967) 576 - spectrophotometry, trac; G. J. Ferland, ApJ 231 (1979) 781 - He abundance. K. A. Grigorian, R. A. Vardanian, Byurakan Soob 29 (1961) 39. from Cragg's finding chart. well-observed fast nova. V533 Her NA (N Her 1963) Discovered by E. Dahlgren, Vikmanshyattan, Sweden, 1963 February 6, as a star of3~9 (lAU eire 1817). ) LCT:Ba C. B. Stephenson, R. B. Herr,PASP75 (1963)253; A. Sh. Khatisov (1971); G.

Wyckoff, J. W. Truran, MN 212 (1985) 753. M. Catchpole, I. S. Glass, G. Roberts, J. Spencer Jones, P. Whitelock, SAAO Cire 9 (1985) 1. Identification: from Harvard plates DSB 788, taken 1981 May 4, and DSB 777, taken 1981 August 27; extremely faint star on SRC plate. Classification: very fast nova. TCrB NR (N CrB 1866, BD + 26°2765, HD 143454, GC 21491, HR 5958, MWC 413) Discovered by J. Birmingham, England, 1866 May 12, as a 2m star. A second outburst was observed on 1946 May 12 (AN 67 (1866) 197).

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