Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 17-May-2024)

Result of query: info cati VFTS$

Details on Acronym:   VFTS
   VFTS (VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey) Write:<<VFTS NNNN>> N: 1037+102 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:VLT FLAMES spectroscopy of the Tarantula Nebula.
In format, NNNN<1000 are used for targets observed with MEDUSA and/or UVES spectroscopy, and 1001<NNNN<1037 for targets observed with ARGUS spectroscopy.
2019A&A...624A.128B: NNNN>2000 for targets previously omitted from the VFTS catalogue. in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC:30 Dor Nebula = 30 Dor Nebula Ref:=2011A&A...530A.108E byEVANS C.J. , TAYLOR W.D., HENAULT-BRUNET V., SANA H., DE KOTER A., SIMON-DIAZ S., CARRARO G., BAGNOLI T., BASTIAN N., BESTENLEHNER J.M., BONANOS A.Z., BRESSERT E., BROTT I., CAMPBELL M.A., CANTIELLO M., CLARK J.S., COSTA E., CROWTHER P.A., DE MINK S.E., DORAN E., DUFTON P.L., DUNSTALL P.R., FRIEDRICH K., GARCIA M., GIELES M., GRAEFENER G., HERRERO A., HOWARTH I.D., IZZARD R.G., LANGER N., LENNON D.J., MAIZ-APELLANIZ J., MARKOVA N., NAJARRO F., PULS J., RAMIREZ O.H., SABIN-SANJULIAN C., SMARTT S.J., STROUD V.E., VAN LOON J.T., VINK J.S., WALBORN N.R. Astron. Astrophys., 530A, 108-108 (2011) The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. I. Introduction and observational overview. oTables 5-6: <VFTS NNNN> N=930 among (Nos 1-1037). Ref:=2019A&A...624A.128B byBRITAVSKIY N. , LENNON D.J., PATRICK L.R., EVANS C.J., HERRERO A., LANGER N., VAN LOON J.T., CLARK J.S., SCHNEIDER F.R.N., ALMEIDA L.A., SANA H., DE KOTER A., TAYLOR W.D. Astron. Astrophys., 624A, 128-128 (2019) The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. XXX. Red stragglers in the clusters Hodge 301 and SL 639. oTable A.1: <VFTS NNNN> (Nos 2001-2102). =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/530/A108 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)