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What does SOHO stand for?

SOHO stands for Solar and Heliospheric Observatory

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The comet was visible in instruments on NASA's Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, or STEREO, and the joint European Space Agency/NASA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or SOHO, via images called coronagraphs.
A resident of Mumbai's satellite town of Dombivli, 38-year-old Deshmukh is thrilled to bits that he has become the first Indian to have discovered half a dozen Sun-grazing comets better known as Kreutz Sungrazers, spotted by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (Soho).
The Solar and Astrophysics Laboratory at the ATC has a 47-year-long heritage of spaceborne solar instruments including the Soft X-ray Telescope on the Japanese Yohkoh satellite, the Michelson Doppler Imager on the ESA/NASA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, the solar telescope on NASA's Transition Region and Coronal Explorer, the Solar X-ray Imager on the GOES-N, -O and -P environmental satellites, the Focal Plane Package on Hinode and an Extreme Ultraviolet Imager on each of the two spacecraft in NASA's Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory.
With the help of the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO), a satellite built specifically to study the sun, scientists have uncovered some of the sun's best-kept secrets.