Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati FOCA$

Details on Acronym:   FOCA
   FOCA (Focal Objective Corrective Anastigmatism) Write:<<FOCA NNNN-NNNN>> N: 254 Object:(UV)  (SIMBAD class: UV = UV-emission source) Note:FOCA balloon experiment. In the format the 4 first digits 'NNNN' stand for: the number of the flight, two first NN, flight No. 07 in ref. 1995A&A...303..661D and an internal number for the plotted direction in the sky, direction No. 28 in ref. 1995A&A...303..661D. The last 4 digits 'NFOCA' stand for an identification number. Table 1: UV sources identified with one G, N=232. Table 2: UV sources identified with two unresolved G Ref:=1995A&A...303..661D byDONAS J. , MILLIARD B., LAGET M. Astron. Astrophys., 303, 661-672 (1995) Ultraviolet observations of galaxies in nearby clusters. III. Star-forming galaxies in the Coma cluster. oTables 1, 2: <FOCA 0728-NNNN> N=254 among (Nos 79-2076) Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)

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