Detection of Formyl Cyanide in the ISM

Formyl cyanide, aka cyanoformaldehyde, HC(O)CN, was detected toward Sgr B2(N) in five transitions having J+10,J+1J1,J with J = 5 – 9:
A. J. Remijan, J. M. Hollis, F. J. Lovas, W. D. Stork, P. R. Jewell, and D. S. Meier,
Detection of Interstellar Cyanoformaldehyde (CNCHO)
Astrophys. J. 675, L85–L88 (2008).


Contributor(s): H. S. P. Müller; 03, 2008