Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati NAME Fornax Dwarf$


Details on Acronym:   Fornax
   Fornax (Fornax region)= (H) Write:<<NAME Fornax N>> N: 6 Object:GlCl  (SIMBAD class: GlobCluster = Globular Cluster) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Rem:Identif. charts in source:NAME Fornax Dwarf Galaxy Ref:=1961AJ.....66...83H byHODGE P.W. Astron. J., 66, 83-84 (1961) The Fornax dwarf galaxy. I. The globulars clusters. o<NAME Fornax N> (Nos 1-5) = <NAME Fornax HN> (Nos H1-H5). Ref:=1969PASP...81..875H byHODGE P.W. Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 81, 875-878 (1969) The color indices of the globular clusters of the Fornax dwarf galaxy. o<NAME FORNAX N> (No. 6) added. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database