Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 21-Nov-2022)
Result of query: info cati FFS84]$
Details on Acronym: [FFS84] [FFS84] (Ftaclas+Fanelli+Struble, 1984)
Write:<<[FFS84] Cloud A>>
Object:Group of G (SIMBAD class: GroupG = Group of Galaxies)
Stat:is completely incorporated in SimbadNote:Structure of the Virgo cluster region. The designation 'Cloud' is used for group of galaxies, and often found in literature as 'M Cloud' instead of 'Cloud M'. Cloud M and Cloud N are 2 subgroups in the field of the Virgo cluster. See also [D61], BTS87.
in source:NAME Virgo ClusterRef:=1984ApJ...282...19F
, FANELLI M.N., STRUBLE M.F.
Astrophys. J., 282, 19-28 (1984)
Velocity distribution of Virgo cluster galaxies.
o12 12.5 +13 45
oFig.10: <[FFS84] Cloud A> (Nos M, N>.
Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database