Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 17-Feb-2020)
Result of query: info cati M2003] NNN$
Details on Acronym: [M2003] [M2003] (Magakian, 2003)= ([M2003a])
Object:Ref. Nebula (SIMBAD class: ISM = Interstellar matter)
Note:Several catalogues of reflexion nebulae are merged to create a uniform catalogue of 913 objects.
Astron. Astrophys., 399, 141-145 (2003)
Merged catalogue of reflection nebulae.
oCross-identifications from the table have not been entered into Simbad (it associates stars and nebulae considered as distinct objects in Simbad) Comments on Simbad are obsolete.
oCatalog: <[M2003] NNN> (Nos 1-913).
=E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/399/141Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database Details on Acronym: [M2003a] [M2003a] (Magakian, 2003)
***** Avoid the usage of [M2003a], prefer [M2003]Originof the Acronym: S = Created by Simbad, the CDS Database