Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati MSM77]$

Details on Acronym:   MS
   MS (Magellanic Stream) ***** Avoid the usage of MS, prefer [MSM77] Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   [MSM77]
   [MSM77] (Mathewson+Schwarz+Murray, 1977)= (MS) Write:<<[MSM77] MS R>> N: 6 Object:HVC  (SIMBAD class: Cloud) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Parkes observations.
N=6 Clouds which make up the Magellanic Stream.
See also [MCD79], [SDK2002]. in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC = LMC in source:Magellanic Clouds:SMC = SMC in source:Magellanic Clouds:Magellanic Stream = Magellanic Stream Ref:=1977ApJ...217L...5M byMATHEWSON D.S. , SCHWARZ M.P., MURRAY J.D. Astrophys. J., 217, 5-8 (1977) The Magellanic Stream: the turbulent wake of the Magellanic Clouds in the Halo of the Galaxy. oFig.1: <[MSM77] MS R> (Nos I-VI). Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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