Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 20-Sep-2020)
Result of query: info cati AKARI-FIS-V2$
Details on Acronym: AKARI-FIS-V2 AKARI-FIS-V2 (AKARI/FIS Bright Source Catalogue, Version 2)
Object:(IR) (SIMBAD class: IR = Infra-Red source)
Note:AKARI/FIS (Far-Infrared Surveyor) all-sky observations at 65, 90, 140 and 160µm. The AKARI/FIS Bright Source Catalogue Version 2.0 consists of two parts: the main catalogue of N=501444 sources with high detection reliability and the supplemental catalogue of N=416612 sources which are confirmed at one of four wavelength bands. See also AKARI-FIS-V1.
Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)