Note: this is an archived version which has been superseded. The current SNR catalogue is at

A Catalogue of Galactic Supernova Remnants

2009 March version

D. A. Green
Astrophysics Group, Cavendish Laboratory, 19 J. J. Thomson Avenue, Cambridge CB3 0HE, UNITED KINGDOM

documentation The documentation for the catalogue.   The summary listings for all 274 SNRs. summary listings
get paper version To download a version of the catalogue for printing.   The detailed listings for all 274 SNRs. detailed listings
abbreviations used The abbreviations used in the detailed listings.   Frames based browsing of the catalogue. frames version
alternate names A list of other names for Galactic SNRs.   A feedback comments form. any comments?

The documentation and the detailed listings include links to abstracts/papers for almost all references at "The NASA Astrophysics Data System" (ADS).

Please cite the following paper for the summary data from this catalogue:

If you make use of the detailed version of the catalogue, then please also cite:

The summary data are also available from VizieR, as catalogue VII/253, where objects can be selected on the basis of their parameters (e.g. coordinates, angular size, flux density, type, etc.).

Copyright © D. A. Green 2009.
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