Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
(Last update: 26-Sep-2023)

Result of query: info cati vMa$

Details on Acronym:   VM
   VM (van Maanen) ***** Avoid the usage of VM, prefer vMa Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   vMa
   vMa (van Maanen) Write:<<NAME vMa N>> N: 1 Object:*  (SIMBAD class: Star) Note:only star quoted: vMa 2 = GJ 35 = Wolf 28 = van Maanen's star. this star is a white dwarf with large proper motion. Use GJ 35 Auth.:VAN MAANEN A.
Details on Acronym:   vMa
   vMa (van Maanen)= (VM) Write:<<vMa 1-NN>>
<<vMa 2-NN>> N: 89+16 Object:PM*  (SIMBAD class: HighPM* = High Proper Motion Star) Note:Table 1: format '1-NN', (Nos 1-89). Stars with proper motion. Table 2: format '2-NN', (Nos 1-16). Physical companions of stars with large proper motion. Ref:=1938ApJ....88...27V byVAN MAANEN A. Astrophys. J., 88, 27-33 (1938) Investigation in proper motion, twentieth paper: proper motions in fields of stars with large motion. oTable 1: <vMa 1-NN> (Nos 1-89), Table 2: <vMa 2-NN> (Nos 1-16) Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature

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