November 2022 Release Highlights

Database Contents

Tabular summaries of NED's current holdings are presented here. Graphic summaries are presented here.

References and Object Pointers

71,268 new object links (pointers) to 909 new references including:

  • 9,896 radio sources from MIGHTEE: total intensity radio continuum imaging and the COSMOS/XMM-LSS Early Science fields (Haywood, I. et al., 2022MNRAS.509.2150H)
  • 3,559 IDEOS galaxies from The Infrared Database of Extragalactic Observables from Spitzer. II. The Database and Diagnostic Power of Crystalline Silicate Features in Galaxy Spectra (Spoon, H.W.W. et al., 2022ApJS..259...37S)
  • 2,013 QSOs from The 3HSP catalog of extreme and high-synchrotron peaked blazars. (Chang, Y.-L. et al., 2019A&A...632A..77C)
  • 2,210 dwarf galaxies from Structure and morphology of the MATLAS dwarf galaxies and their central nuclei (Poulain, M. et al., 2021MNRAS.506.5494P)
  • 944 galaxy clusters from the Catalog of X-ray-selected extended galaxy clusters from the ROSAT All-Sky Survey (RXGCC) (Xu, W. et al., 2022A&A...658A..59X)
  • 934 galaxies and redshifts from Multiwavelength Analysis of A1240, the Double Radio-relic Merging Galaxy Cluster Embedded in an 80 Mpc-long Cosmic Filament (Cho, H. et al., 2022ApJ...925...68C)
  • 667 blazars from The Relativistic Jet and Central Engine of Fermi Blazars (Xiao, H. et al., 2022ApJ...925...40X)
  • 529 Fast Radio Bursts from Uncloaking hidden repeating fast radio bursts with unsupervised machine learning (Chen, B.H. et al., 2022MNRAS.509.1227C)

Cross-IDs and New Objects

  • 53,819 sources from the literature cross-identified with NED objects
  • 6,891 new NED objects including galaxies, quasars, clusters of galaxies, supernovae, globular clusters as well as unidentified radio, visual, infrared, X-ray, and gamma-ray sources
  • 1,277 Supernovae through September 2022 from Transient Name Server, and The Zwicky Transient Facility Type Ia supernova survey: first data release and results (Dhawan, S. et al., 2022MNRAS.510.2228D, and Late-onset Circumstellar Medium Interactions are Rare: An Unbiased GALEX View of Type Ia Supernovae (Dhawan, S. et al., 2022ApJ...926...98D)


  • 35,372 additional redshifts
  • 5,061 more objects with redshifts

For highlights in previous releases, please see Archived Release Notes.