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

Details on Acronym:   R
   R (Rodgers) ***** Avoid the usage of R, prefer RCW
Details on Acronym:   RCW
   RCW (Rodgers+Campbell+Whiteoak)= (R) Write:<<RCW NNNA>> N: 182+3 Object:HII  (SIMBAD class: HIIReg = HII Region) Note:26 are PN in PK nomencl. and 16 in Acker+, 1992 Ref:=1960MNRAS.121..103R byRODGERS A.W. , CAMPBELL C.T., WHITEOAK J.B. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 121, 103-110 (1960) A catalogue of H-α emission regions in the Southern Milky Way. o<RCW NNN> (Nos 1-182) Ref:=1985AJ.....90...88M byMcBREEN B. , FAZIO G.G., LOUGHRAN L., RENGARAJAN T.N. Astron. J., 90, 88-91 (1985) Far-infrared observations of two southern H II regions : RCW 122 and G 351.6-1.3. o<[MFL85] RCW 122 A> (Nos A-C) = <RCW NNNA> (Nos 122A-C), <[MFL85] G351.6-1.3 A> (Nos A-B) =E=Catalogue in electronic form as VII/216 Originof the Acronym: L (1974Ap&SS..27....3M)