Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati Min$

Details on Acronym:   Min
   Min (Minkowski) Write:<<Min 1-NNN>>
<<Min 2-NN>>
<<Min 3-NN>> N: 23+18+7 Object:HII  (SIMBAD class: ISM = Interstellar Medium Object) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Min 1-NNN: (Nos 81-103), (Nos 1-80) are PN M 1-NN
Min 2-NN: (Nos 57-74), (Nos 1-56) are PN M 2-NN
Min 3-NN: (Nos 56-62), (Nos 1-55) are PN M 3-NN
Objects are not numbered in the original lists, they have been numbered later in the literature. Ref:=1946PASP...58..305M byMINKOWSKI R. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 58, 305-309 (1946) New emission nebulae. oTable I: <PN M 1-NN> (Nos 1-1 to 1-80). Table II: <Min 1-NNN> (Nos 1-81 to 1-103) Ref:=1947PASP...59..257M byMINKOWSKI R. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 59, 257-259 (1947) New emission nebulae (II). oTable I: <PN M 2-NN> (Nos 2-1 to 2-56). Table II: <Min 2-NN> (Nos 2-57 to 2-74) Ref:=1948PASP...60..386M byMINKOWSKI R. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 60, 386-388 (1948) New emission nebulae (III). oTables I, II: <PN M 3-NN> (Nos 3-1 to 3-55). Table III: <Min 3-NN> (Nos 3-56 to 3-62) Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   Min
   Min (Minkowski) ***** Avoid the usage of Min, prefer M