Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 12-Jun-2021)
Result of query: info cati FS83] A R$
Details on Acronym: [FS83] [FS83] (Fried+Schulz, 1983)
Write:<<[FS83] A R>>
Object:G (SIMBAD class: Galaxy)
Stat:is completely incorporated in SimbadNote:NGC 6240 is a double nucleus galaxy, Nucleus I (N I) and Nucleus I (N II), also found in the literature as NGC 6240S and NGC 6240N.
in source:NGC 6240Ref:=1983A&A...118..166F
, SCHULZ H.
Astron. Astrophys., 118, 166-170 (1983)
NGC 6240: a unique interacting galaxy.
o<[FS83] A R> (Nos N I, N II).
Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database