February 2024 Release Highlights

Database Contents

  • 172K new object links (pointers) were added from over 800 new references.
  • 67K sources from the literature were cross-identified with NED objects.
  • 21K new objects were added into the database.
  • 162K new redshift measurements were added, including data for 24K objects that previously had no redshift.
  • Current total holdings of the database are summarized here.

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