Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati M61a]$

Details on Acronym:   M
   M (Minkowski) ***** Avoid the usage of M, prefer [M61a]
Details on Acronym:   [M61a]
   [M61a] (Minkowski)= (M) = (Mk) Write:<<[M61a] NGC 6166 A>>
<<[M61a] ACO 2199 NN>> N: 4+19 Object:G  (SIMBAD class: Galaxy) Note:Components of the quadruple galaxy NGC 6166, and galaxies in ACO 2199. in source:NGC 6166 in source:ACO 2199 Ref:=1961AJ.....66..558M byMINKOWSKI R. Astron. J., 66, 558-561 (1961) NGC 6166 and the cluster Abell 2199. oTable I: <[M61a] NGC 6166 A> (Nos A-D). Table III: <[M61a] ACO 2199 NN> (Nos 1-19). Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   Mk
   Mk (Minkowski) ***** Avoid the usage of Mk, prefer [M61a] Originof the Acronym: L (1984ApJ...286..422G)

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