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Gliese Catalogue of Nearby Stars

(Gl, Gliese, Catalog of Nearby Stars)
(1950s catalog of stars within 20 parsecs)

The Gliese Catalogue of Nearby Stars (or just Catalog of Nearby Stars) is a catalog, originally a 1957 publication of stars within 20 parsecs, and then an updated 1967 publication out to 22 pc. The Gliese-Jahreiss Catalog (GJ) is a subsequent 1991 update/expansion.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gliese_Catalogue_of_Nearby_Stars
PrefixExampleSurvey/Catalog 
GlGl 581Gliese Catalogue of Nearby Starsabbreviated
GlieseGliese 581Gliese Catalogue of Nearby Stars 

Referenced by:
AD Leonis (AD Leo)
comet planet
Gliese-Jahreiss Catalog (GJ)
GJ 1214 b
Kapteyn's Star
Luyten 726-8
M-type star (M)

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