Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati LMC-SGS$

Details on Acronym:   LMC
   LMC (Large Magellanic Cloud) ***** Avoid the usage of LMC, prefer LMC-SGS Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)
Details on Acronym:   LMC-SGS
   LMC-SGS (LMC, SuperGiant Shell)= (LMC) = (SGS-LMC) = (SGshell-LMC) Write:<<LMC-SGS N>> N: 9 Object:HII Supershell  (SIMBAD class: HIIReg = HII Region) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:N=9, Identif. chart in Fig.2
The format could be 'R' (Roman number), for instance in Butler 1972, Dunsink Obs. Publ. 1, 133-192, Martin W.L. 1977, Mem. Roy. Astron. Soc. 83, 95. The fields from different authors are different. LMC is also used for photometric sequences. in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC = LMC Ref:=1980MNRAS.192..365M byMEABURN J. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 192, 365-375 (1980) The giant and supergiant shells of the Magellanic Clouds. o<SMC-SGS 1> N=1, <LMC-SGS N> (Nos 1-9) Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   SGS-LMC
   SGS-LMC (SuperGiant Shell, LMC) ***** Avoid the usage of SGS-LMC, prefer LMC-SGS Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   SGshell-LMC
   SGshell-LMC (SuperGiant shell, LMC) ***** Avoid the usage of SGshell-LMC, prefer LMC-SGS Originof the Acronym: L (1999AJ....117..238B)

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