Quasar?

Does this Simbad notation mean this is a quasar? Check out the VLASS signature!


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https://decaps.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=218.1852&dec=-0.9875&layer=hsc-dr2&zoom=16&const

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Yes, that’s the notation for quasar! Its an abbreviation of Quasi-Stellar Object.

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Thanks Tom

Beautiful example. You can’t see the jets as clearly often but here they are very visible in the radio band

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