Release 11.12 " Hergest Ridge"

Based upon the
Catalog of parameters for Milky Way globular clusters
by William E. Harris.

Refs: Harris, W.E. 1996, AJ, 112, 1487, arXiv:1012.3224


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NGC 6934 - Globular Star Cluster NGC 6934
(added: 2018-12-05)
Munoz, C. et al. - Chemical analysis of NGC 6528: one of the most metal-rich bulge globular clusters - Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 620, 12 pp. (2018)
(added: 2018-12-14)
New data for HP 1, NGC 6637, ....
Paolo Ventura, Paolo Ventura, Davide Massari, ....

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Milky Way Globular Cluster at
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Catalogue of Variable Stars in Globular Clusters
by Christine M. Clement
Globular Cluster Group
of the Padova Astronomy Department
Pulsars in globular clusters, a compilation by Paulo Freire
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