Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati MHC2011] wNNN.N$


Details on Acronym:   [MHC2011]
   [MHC2011] (Massaro+Harris+Cheung, 2011) (Not yet in Simbad) Write:<<[MHC2011] wNNN.N>> N: 236 Object:(X) + Outflow  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray source) Note:N=236 component for 106 radio sources with a published Chandra X-ray detection of a radio knot and/or hotspot.
The name of each knot or hotspot (wNNN.N) is a combination of one letter indicating the orientation of the radio structure and one number indicating distance from the core in arcseconds. Ref:=2011ApJS..197...24M byMASSARO F. , HARRIS D.E., CHEUNG C.C. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 197, 24 (2011) Large-scale extragalactic jets in the Chandra era. I. Data reduction and analysis. oTable 7: <[MHC2011] wNNN.N> N=236. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/ApJS/197/24 Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database

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