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

Details on Acronym:   Sk
   Sk (Sanduleak) ***** Avoid the usage of Sk, prefer SkKM Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   SkKM
   SkKM (Sanduleak, K or M *)= (Sk) Write:<<SkKM NNN>> N: 372 Object:K,M *  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:Identif. charts in source:Magellanic Clouds:SMC = SMC Ref:=1989AJ.....98..825S bySANDULEAK N. Astron. J., 98, 825-842 (1989) Known and suspected late-type supergiants in the Small Magellanic Cloud. oTable I: <SkKM NNN> (Nos 1-372) Originof the Acronym: D = Assigned by the Dictionary of Acronyms