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Result of query: info cati TGC97] W3AaN$


Details on Acronym:   [TGC97]
   [TGC97] (Tieftrunk+Gaume+Claussen+, 1997) Write:<<[TGC97] W3AaN>> N: 8+1 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio Source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Hypercompact radio continuum sources in W 3M and W 3C observed with the VLA.
Sources in W 3M form a cluster and are designated W3Ma to W3Mg, source W3d is double (d1 and d2). In W 3C, N=1 source W3Ca. These sources are also labeled following [WBN72] as [WBN72] W 3 IRS 5aN or [WBN72] W 3 IRS 4a, as W 3M is coincident with IRS 5 and W3C with IRS 4. in source:W 3 Ref:=1997A&A...318..931T byTIEFTRUNK A.R. , GAUME R.A., CLAUSSEN M.J., WILSON T.L., JOHNSTON K.J. Astron. Astrophys., 318, 931-946 (1997) The H II/molecular cloud complex W3 revisited: imaging the radio continuum sources using multi-configuration, multi-frequency observations with the VLA. oTable 3: <[TGC97] W3AaN> (Nos 3Ma-3Mc, 3Md1-3Md2, 3Me-3Mg, 3Ca) = <[WBN72] W 3 IRS NaN> (Nos 5a-5c, 5d1-5d2, 5e-5g, 4a) among which (Nos 5g, 4a) added. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database

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