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DENIS

(Deep Near Infrared Survey of the Southern Sky)
(1990s southern sky survey of two near-infrared bands)

DENIS (for Deep Near Infrared Survey of the Southern Sky) is a survey of the entire southern sky covering two near infrared bands:

Surveying was carried out from 1996 to 2001 on the 1-meter ESO Schmidt Telescope.


(survey,near infrared,all sky)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deep_Near_Infrared_Survey_of_the_Southern_Sky
http://cdsweb.u-strasbg.fr/denis.html
PrefixExampleSurvey/Catalog  
DEN0255-4700DENISabbreviated
DENISDENIS J1013-7842DENIS 
DENIS-PDENIS-P J1058.7-1548DENISprovisory designation

Referenced by pages:
astronomical survey

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