Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 05-Dec-2023)
Result of query: info cati HVC$
Details on Acronym: CHVC CHVC (Compact High-Velocity Cloud)
***** Avoid the usage of CHVC, prefer HVCOriginof the Acronym: L (2001A&A...369..616B) Details on Acronym: HVC HVC (High-Velocity Cloud)= (CHVC)
Object:HVC (SIMBAD class: HVCld = High-velocity Cloud)
Note:Systematic designation. The term HVC is traditionally reserved for clouds having a velocity in excess of about 80km/s. See IVC, LVC. See [H71], [H75b], [MC79a], [M81c], [HW88b], [BCM89].
Details on Acronym: HVC HVC (High-Velocity Cloud)
***** Avoid the usage of HVC, prefer WVOriginof the Acronym: L (1998AJ....116.1205S)