Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 17-May-2024)

Result of query: info cati IceCube-190730A$


Details on Acronym:   IceCube
   IceCube (IceCube) Write:<<IceCube -YYMMDDA>>
<<IceCube YYYYMMDDA>> (not recognised by Simbad, but found in literature)
<<IceCube {HESE|EHE} NNNNNNNN_NNNNNNNN>> Object:Neutrino event  (SIMBAD class: Transient = Transient Event) Note:Neutrino events detected with the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory.
IceCube searches for neutrinos from the most violent astrophysical sources: events like exploding stars, gamma-ray bursts, and cataclysmic phenomena involving black holes and neutron stars.
The format HESE or EHE NNNNNNNN NNNNNN gives the event number followed by the run number, in the HESE (High Energy Starting Event) program or EHE (Extremely High Energy) program.
For more information, visit: http://icecube.wisc.edu/ Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)