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Result of query: info cati LHA 120-N$

Details on Acronym:   Hen N
   Hen N (Henize, Nebula) ***** Avoid the usage of Hen N, prefer LHA 120-N Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature
Details on Acronym:   LH-alpha 120-N
   LH-alpha 120-N (Lamont-Hussey, H-alpha field 120: LMC, Nebula) ***** Avoid the usage of LH-alpha 120-N, prefer LHA 120-N
Details on Acronym:   LHA 120-N
   LHA 120-N (Lamont-Hussey alpha, field 120: LMC, Nebula)= (Hen N) = (LH-alpha 120-N) = (N) = (LMC-N) Write:<<LHA 120-N NNNA>> N: 221+230 Object:HII  (SIMBAD class: HII = HII (ionized) region) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:LHA 120-N: identified with acronym 'e' on Hodge & Wright V charts (ref. 1967SAOP.4699....1H) while N means NGC. A few nebulae are very large: No. 56. Nos 10 and 135 which are rather 'constellations'. See the comment of ref. 1956ApJS....2..315H in the table of references. Identif. charts. Some components with a format 'LHA 120-N NNA' have been added later in the literature. in source:Magellanic Clouds:LMC = LMC Ref:=1956ApJS....2..315H byHENIZE K.G. Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 2, 315-344 (1956) Catalogues of H-α emission stars and nebulae in the Magellanic Clouds. oLHA 120 = LMC, LHA 115 = SMC oTable 1: <LHA 120-S NNN> (Nos 1-172). Table 2: <LHA 120-N NNNA> (Nos 1-221) N=411. Table 4: <LHA 115-S NN> (Nos 1-65). Table 5: <LHA 115-N NNA> (Nos 1-90) N=118. Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database
Details on Acronym:   LMC-N
   LMC-N (LMC, Nebula) ***** Avoid the usage of LMC-N, prefer LHA 120-N Originof the Acronym: L (1999AJ....117..238B)
Details on Acronym:   N
   N (Nebula) ***** Avoid the usage of N, prefer LHA 120-N Originof the Acronym: L = Found in the literature

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