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What does NAOJ stand for?

NAOJ stands for National Astronomical Observatory of Japan

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The "pigtail" molecular cloud, located in the galactic center, approximately 30,000 light-years away from the solar system, was observed with the help of NRO 45m telescope at Nobeyama Radio Observatory (NAOJ), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan.
In a reflection of the significance of the latest discovery, officials at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) have reported the incident to the International Astronomical Union.
If the weather is good, the transit will be visible from dawn, but the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan warns against viewing the Sun with the naked eye.
For their study, Masanori Iye of the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan in Tokyo and his colleagues used a filter that selects near-infrared light corresponding to radiation emitted by hydrogen atoms in distant galaxies.
The FPP comprises four distinct sub-systems -- a broadband filter imager (BFI), a narrowband filter imager, a spectra-polarimeter and a correlation tracker to stabilize the images -- and resides on the Solar Optical Telescope (SOT) whose mirror and structure were designed and developed by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan and Mitsubishi Electronics Company.
19 Kyodo Japanese astronaut Takao Doi recently found a supernova and the discovery was recognized by the International Astronomical Union, the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan said Saturday.