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    The object name that you submitted is not currently recognized
    by the NED name interpreter.
    In general, naming conventions employ a prefix (usually an
    acronym for the first author(s) or the survey name) followed
    by a numerical string based on a tabular sequence or a position
    on the sky. For more specifics, see the document at
    Based on your input, we have listed below a number of
    possibilities that NED does recognize that reasonably may
    include your object/survey and its standardized naming
    convention in NED.
Use this format                    for this catalogue
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   SC 0004.8-345:[C80] NNNN        Objects from 1980MNRAS.190..307C
   [C89] NN                        Objects from 1989RMxAA..17..109C
   [C91] 00539-2805                Object  from 1991AJ....102..502C
   [C92] J184737+7300.8            Object  from 1992IAUC.5565....1C
   [C92a] 133146+3644.4            Object  from 1992IAUC.5569....1C
   ABELL NNNN:[C93] NN             Objects from 1993A&AS...97..541C
   LBQS 1209+1046:[C87] NN         Objects from 1987A&A...175L...1C
   [CEN77] NN                      Objects from 1977MNRAS.178..687C
   NGC 5044 GROUP:[C99] NNNA       Objects from 1999A&A...345..403C
   MESSIER 087:[C2000] NNNN        Objects from 2000AJ....119..162C
   6CE HHMM+DDMM                   Sixth Cambridge radio catalog - Eales Sample
   [C2001]     Objects from 2001AJ....121.2895C
   VCC 1386:[C2006] N              Objects from 2006ApJ...639..120C
   [C2006a] N lsb10                Objects from 2006ApJ...651..822C
or [C2006a] N dSph
or [C2006a] SW2 lsb31
   [C2007a] JHHMM+DDMM             Objects from 2007AJ....133.2097C
   [C2007]     Objects from 2007ApJS..169...21C
   Cen-Pup-PP filament             Object from 2018NatAs...2..680H
   A-HiZ_z1 NNN                    Objects from the KMOS Redshift One Spectroscopic Survey
   C-zcos_z1 NNNN                  Objects the KMOS Redshift One Spectroscopic Survey
Key:  A = alphabetic character
   :  a = optional alphabetic character
   :  B = Besselian 1950 designator
   :  b = galactic latitude
   : DD = degrees of Declination or day of month
   :  d = decimal degrees of Declination
   :  F = field/plate name
   :  G = galaxy OR galactic coordinates designator
   : HH = hours of Right Ascension
   :  h = decimal hours of Right Ascension
   :  J = Julian 2000 designator
   :  L = galactic longitude
   :  l = galactic longitude
   : MM = minutes of R.A. or time or arcminutes of Dec. or month
   :  m = decimal minutes of R.A. or time or arcminutes of Dec.
   :  N = numeric character
   : SS = seconds of R.A. or time or arcseconds of Dec.
   :  s = decimal seconds of R.A. or time or arcseconds of Dec.
   : YY = year (2-digit years imply 20th Century except Gamma-ray bursters)
   :  Z = integer part of redshift
   : zz = decimal portion of redshift
   :  + = plus OR minus sign
   :  - = dash OR minus sign

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