Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 22-May-2020)
Result of query: info cati MSM77]$
Details on Acronym: MS MS (Magellanic Stream)
***** Avoid the usage of MS, prefer [MSM77]Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s) Details on Acronym: [MSM77] [MSM77] (Mathewson+Schwarz+Murray, 1977)= (MS)
Write:<<[MSM77] MS R>>
Object:HVC (SIMBAD class: Cloud)
Stat:is completely incorporated in SimbadNote:Parkes observations. N=6 Clouds which make up the Magellanic Stream. See also [MCD79], [SDK2002].
in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC = LMCin source:Magellanic Clouds:SMC = SMCin source:Magellanic Clouds:Magellanic Stream = Magellanic StreamRef:=1977ApJ...217L...5M
, SCHWARZ M.P., MURRAY J.D.
Astrophys. J., 217, 5-8 (1977)
The Magellanic Stream: the turbulent wake of the Magellanic Clouds in the Halo of the Galaxy.
oFig.1: <[MSM77] MS R> (Nos I-VI).
Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)