B52 Spectroscopic Catalogs

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Kaler, James B. "A Catalog of Relative Emission Line Intensities Observed in Planetary and Diffuse Nebulae." ApJ Supplement Series 31 (August 1976): 517-688. This catalog is a compilation of spectral line strengths for 600 nebulae. These data give considerable insight into the true colors of the nebulae for anyone willing to synthesize color coordinates from spectral data.

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