Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 19-Jul-2024)

Result of query: info cati LMCN$

Details on Acronym:   LMCN
   LMCN (Nova candidate in LMC) Write:<<LMCN YYYY-MMa>>
<<LMCN YYYY>> N: 43 Object:Poss. Nova  (SIMBAD class: Nova_Candidate = Classical Nova Candidate) Note:Systematic designation of candidate novae in the LMC following the CBAT notation for the M31 novae (see M31N).
More information can be found here: http://www.mpe.mpg.de/~m31novae/opt/lmc/index.php

See also M31N, M32N, M33N, NGC205N and SMCN. in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC = LMC Auth.:PIETSCH W.+ Originof the Acronym: L (2013AJ....145..117S)