Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati VCS6$

Details on Acronym:   VCS6
   VCS6 (Very long baseline array Calibrator Survey, 6) Write:<<VCS6 JHHMM+DDMM>> N: 264 Object:(Rad)  (SIMBAD class: Radio = Radio Source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Sixth extension to the VCS1 catalog.
See also IVS. Ref:=2008AJ....136..580P byPETROV L. , KOVALEV Y.Y., FOMALONT E.B., GORDON D. Astron. J., 136, 580-585 (2008) The sixth VLBA calibrator survey: VCS6. oTable 4, col(2): <IVS BHHMM+DDd> N=264 = Table 4, col(3): <VCS6 JHHMM+DDMM> N=264. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as <J/AJ/136/580/> Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)